Sylvilagus floridanus


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Noun1.Sylvilagus floridanus - widely distributed in United States except northwest and far west regions
cottontail, cottontail rabbit, wood rabbit - common small rabbit of North America having greyish or brownish fur and a tail with a white underside; a host for Ixodes pacificus and Ixodes scapularis (Lyme disease ticks)
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Fishers are generalist predators (Powell, 1993), whose common prey on our study site included porcupines (Erethizon dorsatum), ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus), eastern cottontail rabbits (Sylvilagus floridanus), snowshoe hares (Lepus americanas), red (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) and gray squirrels (Sciurus carolinensi), and carrion of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus; (Kirby et al, 2018) or roadkill (Powell, 1993).
Our nonarmadillo photo set included raccoons (Procyon lotor), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), groundhogs (Marmota monax), fox squirrels (Sciurus niger), eastern gray squirrels, elk (Cervus elaphus), turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo), Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana), gray foxes (Urocyon cinereoargenteus), coyotes (Canis latrans), bobcats (Lynx rufus), eastern cottontails (Sylvilagus floridanus), eastern chipmunks, brown rats (Rattus norvegicus), mice (Mus musculus and Peromyscus and Reithrodontomys species), southern flying squirrels (Glaucomys volans), striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis), and passerine birds.
Eastern Cottontail, Sylvilagus floridanus and allies.
White-tailed deer, coyotes (Canis latrans Say 1823), gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus Schreber 1775), ringtail (Bassariscus astutus Lichtenstein 1830), raccoons (Procyon lotor Linnaeus 1758), rabbits (Sylvilagus floridanus J.A.
Tambien se capturo 27 murcielagos (Phyllostomidae), 6 zorros de 4 ojos (Philander opossum) juveniles, un conejo (Sylvilagus floridanus), 2 lagartijas y 2 aves no identificadas, para un total de 60 capturas correspondientes especies diferentes del roedor predominante.
Entretanto, se comparo el numero cromosomico de esta especie con el de animales ya clasificados como Sylvilagus floridanus y Sylvilagus brasiliensis, ya que en un estudio de variabilidad genetica en la poblacion de lagomorfos de cuatro especies de Sylvilagus se pudo dar a conocer que el Sylvilagus floridanus y el Sylvilagus brasiliensis cuentan con poca diferenciacion genetica siendo estas las especies mas relacionadas entre si (CERVANTES et al., 1999).
Habitat overlap between sympatric European hares (Lepus europaeus) and Eastern cottontails (Sylvilagus floridanus) in northern Italy.
was identified in persons in Missouri and Kentucky and in eastern cottontail rabbits (Sylvilagus floridanus) on Nantucket Island, Massachusetts (2-5).
Estan presentes tanto especies de mediano tamano como el venado caramerudo (Odocoileus virginianus), el venado matacan (Mazama americana sheila), el chiguire (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris), (Figura 15), el baquiro de collar (Tayassu tajacu), el jaguar (Pantera onca), el puma o leon de montana (Puma concolor), el oso melero comun (Tamandua tetradactila), y especies de menor tamano como el conejo sabanero (Sylvilagus floridanus), el huroncito (Galictis vittata), el zorro comun (Cerdocyon thous), el mono araguato (Alouatta seniculus) (Figura 16), el mono capuchino comun (Cebus olivaceus) (Figura 17) y otros.
In the area, 53 species of mammals have been recorded of which white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus, white-nosed coati Nasua narica and eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus are the most abundantly occurring, whereas nine-banded armadillo is one of the most scarcely occurring (Monroy-Vilchis et al.
La fauna que existe en el territorio de la comunidad y que se mencionan es por su abundancia, avistamientos, o por que se cazan; y esta representada principalmente por las siguientes especies: Coyote (Canis latrans), zorro (Urocyon cinereoargenteus), zorrillo (Spilogale augustifrons), conejo (Sylvilagus floridanus), liebre (Lepus callotis), zopilote (Coragyps atratus), aguila (Aquila chrysaetos), gavilan (circus cyaneus), torcasas (Columbina passerina), calandria (Melanocorypha calandra), golondrina (Hirundo rustica), codorniz (cyrtonyx montezumae), tejon (Nasua narica), tlacuache (Didelphis virginiana), mapache (Procyon lotor), comadreja (Mustela frenata), ardilla (Sciurus sp), cacalote (Corvus sp), tecolote (Otus flammeolus), correcaminos (Geococcyx velox), chachalaca (Ortalis vetula).
Leporidae.--The eastern cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) is the only species of rabbit present and is very common on the IAA-managed lands.