Definition of Lepus arcticus

1. Noun. A large hare of northern North America; it is almost completely white in winter.

Exact synonyms: Arctic Hare, Polar Hare
Group relationships: Genus Lepus, Lepus
Generic synonyms: Hare



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lepus Arcticus

Leptolithic
Leptopteris
Leptopteris superba
Leptoptilus
Leptoptilus crumeniferus
Leptoptilus dubius
Leptospira
Leptotrichia
Leptotrombidium
Leptotyphlopidae
Leptotyphlops
Leptotyphlops humilis
Lepus
Lepus americanus
Lepus arcticus (current term)
Lepus californicus
Lepus europaeus
Lepus townsendi
Ler
Leri
Leri's pleonosteosis
Leri's sign
Leri-Weill disease
Leri-Weill syndrome
Leriche
Leriche's operation
Lermontov
Lermoyez
Lermoyez' syndrome

Literary usage of Lepus arcticus

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1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1898)
"Common throughout the wooded region and extending into the edge of the barrens. Goldthwaite took fourteen specimens at Hamilton Inlet. 4. Lepus arcticus ..."

2. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1896)
"would adopt Lepus arcticus Ross. Finally, I must apologize for using so much of your valuable space, but feel that these questions should be brought into ..."

3. American Animals: A Popular Guide to the Mammals of North America North of by Witmer Stone, William Everett Cram (1902)
"Lepus arcticus Ross. Range and 2. Bangs' Polar Hare. Lepus arcticus bangsi Rhoads. Upper description as above. Range. Takes the place of the American polar ..."

4. American Animals: A Popular Guide to the Mammals of North America North of by Witmer Stone, William Everett Cram (1902)
"Lepus arcticus Ross. Range and 2. Bangs' Polar Hare. Lepus arcticus bangsi Rhoads. Upper description as above. Range. Takes the place of the American polar ..."

5. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"His brief account of this animal begins with the words: ' Species Lepus arcticus, Leach,' from which it is to be inferred that Leach, who gave him the name, ..."

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