blacktail jackrabbit


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Noun1.blacktail jackrabbit - the common jackrabbit of grasslands and open areas of western United Statesblacktail jackrabbit - the common jackrabbit of grasslands and open areas of western United States; has large black-tipped ears and black streak on the tail
jackrabbit - large hare of western North America
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Later I would travel into the then mostly empty stretches of the Mojave Desert to give chase to the blacktail jackrabbit, Lepus californicus, kicking him up out of the creosote and from behind the Joshua trees.
However, two of the most common wild rabbits in th e United States, the eastern cottontail and blacktail jackrabbit, do not catch the disease, Gregg's studies have demonstrated.