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Lepus europaeus

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Citation: Smith, A.T. & Johnston, C.H. 2008. Lepus europaeus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 29 August 2014.
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