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Eastern cottontail

Sylvilagus floridanus


Grayish-brown in color, has a distinctive white "powder puff" tail, measures 14 to 17 inches in length and weighs two to four pounds.


Heavy brush, strips of forest, weed and briar patches, abandoned fields and fringe areas of cultivated fields.

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Sarasota, Florida, USA

Spotted on May 10, 2013
Submitted on May 13, 2013

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