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Species Account for Lepus europaeus

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Lepus europaeus  Pallas, 1778
Brown Hare
Mammals: Leporidae

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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 1661
First Record: 1973
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 54
Pre-1992 hectads: 3
Total hectads: 55
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Taxonomic group: other mammals (Mammals) - County data   
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Essex Red Data List comment
Brown hare. 366 post-1980 tetrads (out of 1074).


Broad Habitat Data (based on 9 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

no structural habitat data available

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1661 records with habitat detail and method information)

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