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Eastern Cottontail

Sylvilagus floridanus

Description:

Rabbit, white in color, may be albino.

Habitat:

Found just off of the zoo grounds.

Notes:

I am almost positive this is an albino Eastern Cottontail, but I'm not entirely sure. I apologize for the blurry photo.

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2 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 8 years ago

Interesting find.
It is possible that this could be an albino or leucistic Eastern Cottontail.
It is also possible that this is a domestic rabbit that has either been released or is part of a feral population. Domestic rabbits come in a pretty big range of sizes and shapes. It's hard to tell from your photo either way.

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

Can you please add to rare color morphs mission

AlRunkel
Spotted by
AlRunkel

Buffalo, New York, USA

Spotted on Jun 23, 2012
Submitted on Sep 25, 2012

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