Omilteme cottontail

Omilteme cottontail

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Sylvilagus insonus
WEIGHT
2.46-2.7 kg
LENGTH
430-440 mm

The Omilteme cottontail is a cottontail rabbit found only in the state of Guerrero, Mexico in the mountain range of Sierra Madre del Sur. Belonging to the family Leporidae, it is one of fourteen species in the genus Sylvilagus, a genus restricted to the New World. The Omilteme cottontail is considered one of the most endangered rabbit species in the world and is only known and been described by very few specimens.

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Cr

Crepuscular

No

Nocturnal

Co

Coprophage

Fo

Folivore

He

Herbivore

Ju

Jumping

Te

Terrestrial

Vi

Viviparous

Bu

Burrowing

Po

Polygyny

Po

Polygamy

So

Solitary

No

Not a migrant

O

starts with

Distribution

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Omilteme cottontail habitat map

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References

1. Omilteme cottontail Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omilteme_cottontail
2. Omilteme cottontail on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/21207/45180771

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