Yunnan hare

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Yunnan hare
Lepus comus - Google Search - Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology - DSC02457.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Lagomorpha
Family: Leporidae
Genus: Lepus
Species: L. comus
Binomial name
Lepus comus
Allen, 1927
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Yunnan hare range

The Yunnan hare (Lepus comus) is a species of mammal in the family Leporidae. It was considered endemic to China (mainly in Yunnan), but its presence was recorded in northern Myanmar in 2000.[1]


  1. ^ a b Smith, A.T. & Johnston, C.H. (2008). "Lepus comus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved April 15, 2009.