List of lagomorphs described in the 2000s
Black pika Ochotona nigritia (2000)
Venezuelan lowland rabbit Sylvilagus varynaensis (2000)
Annamite striped rabbit Nesolagus timminsi (late 90s/2000)
The Annamite striped rabbit Nesolagus timminsi was discovered in the mountain forests in Vietnam and Laos. Its existence was first made known as food for sale on a market stall. It is a member of a genus previously only known from the Sumatran striped rabbit (N. netscheri). Since its discovery, the Annamite striped rabbit has been found in many locations throughout Vietnam.
- "A new rabbit species (sylvilagus, Mammalia: leporidae) from the lowlands of Venezuela". SciElo. Retrieved 2006-06-19.
- "Nesolagus timminsi". IUCN Red List. Retrieved 2006-06-27.
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