Red Rock Hare

The red rock hares are the three species in the genus Pronolagus. They are African lagomorphs of the family Leporidae.

The genus contains the following species:

  • Natal red rock hare, Pronolagus crassicaudatus
  • Jameson's red rock hare, Pronolagus randensis
  • Smith's red rock hare, Pronolagus rupestris
  • Hewitt's red rock hare, Pronolagus saundersiae (formerly was included in Pronolagus rupestris)

Other articles related to "red, rock, hares, red rock hare, hare":

List Of Placental Mammals In Order Lagomorpha
... Ochotona thomasi Subgenus Conothoa mountain pikas Chinese Red Pika, Ochotona erythrotis Forrest's Pika, Ochotona forresti Gaoligong Pika, Ochotona gaoligongensis Glover's Pika ...
Ethiopian Hare - Source
2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species ... thomasi) Subgenus Conothoa Chinese red pika (O ... roylei) Turkestan Red Pika (O ...
Rock - Other Uses
... ROCK1, human gene Rock or islet, small island Rock, or distaff, a tool used in spinning Rock, slang term for crack cocaine Enlarged Jewellery, such as the gemstones on an ... military officers' organization The Rock (Radio station), a New Zealand rock music radio station Mangrove red snapper, sometimes called rock salmon ...
Fauna Of South Africa - Mammals - Rodents, Insectivores and Lagomorphs
... Scrub Hares and Cape Hares are common in all regions of South Africa, and are a common prey item of many predatory species such as leopards, cheetahs and birds of prey ... Smith's Red Rock Hare (Pronolagus rupestris), Jameson's Red Rock Hare (Pronolagus randensis) and the Natal Red Rock Hare (P ... crassicaudatus) are three species of hare that live in rocky environments, hence their name ...

Famous quotes containing the words hare, red and/or rock:

    Our argument ... will result, not upon logic by itself—though without logic we should never have got to this point—but upon the fortunate contingent fact that people who would take this logically possible view, after they had really imagined themselves in the other man’s position, are extremely rare.
    —Richard M. Hare (b. 1919)

    But he sent her Good-by,
    And said to be good,
    And wear her red hood,
    And look for skunk tracks
    In the snow with an ax—
    And do everything!
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand:
    Come and see my shining palaces built upon the sand.
    Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892–1950)