Mexican cottontail

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Mexican cottontail

Order : Lagomorpha
Family : Leporidae
Species : Sylvilagus cunicularius


The Mexican cottontail is listed as Near Threatened (LR/nt), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species


Facts about the Mexican cottontail

Mexican Cottontail or Sylvilagus cunicularius is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Lower Risk/Near Threatened .

The Mexican cottontail is found in the central lowlands of the Pacific coast and in the temperate forests of central Mexico.

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