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Eastern Cotton Tail Rabbit

Sylvilagus floridanus


The eastern cottontail is red-brown or gray-brown.They have large hind feet, long ears and a short fluffy white tail. Its underside fur is also white in color


The eastern cottontail can be found in meadows and shrubby areas in the eastern and south-central parts of the United States

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1 Comment

ForestDragon 5 years ago

They are cute! The scientific name for this species is Sylvilagus floridanus.

Micah Nicholson
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Micah Nicholson

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Spotted on Sep 18, 2015
Submitted on Oct 21, 2015

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