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Lepus europaeus Pallas 1778 (European hare)

Mammalia - Glires - Leporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231747

Belongs to Lepus according to Pallas 1778

Sister taxa: Lepus alleni, Lepus americanus, Lepus arcticus, Lepus benjamini, Lepus californicus, Lepus callotis, Lepus capensis, Lepus ennisianus, Lepus othus, Lepus somaliensis, Lepus timidus, Lepus townsendii, Lepus whytei

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 122.9, humerus length 98.0, scapula length 87.8, skull 98.4 x 45.5, tibia length 142.5, ulna length 120.9

Estimated body mass: 6.72 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length