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Lepus arcticus is a species of mammals in the family Leporidae. They are native to The Nearctic. They are solitary, nocturnal herbivores. Individuals are known to live for 84 months and can grow to 571.99 mm. Reproduction is viviparous. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on saltation and running to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Lepus (Lepus) arcticus Ross 1819. View this species on GBIF