African savanna hare

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African savanna hare
Lepus microtis
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Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Lagomorpha
Family: Leporidae
Genus: Lepus
Species: L. microtis
Binomial name
Lepus microtis
Heuglin,1865
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African Savanna Hare range
Synonyms

Lepus victoriae Thomas, 1893

The African savanna hare (Lepus microtis) is a species of mammal in the Leporidae family, native to Africa.

Distribution[edit]

Lepus microtis is native to diverse regions and habitats of Africa, including savannas and the Sahel.

It is found in: Algeria, Botswana, Burundi, Chad, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, and Zambia.

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