Oryctolagus cuniculus

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Oryctolagus cuniculus

European rabbit. See sylvilagus.
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RHDV2 has also been shown to cause disease in other lagomorph species, in contrast to RHDV and RHDVa, which are considered species-specific for the European rabbit (27-30).
Common Name Camera visual (n=15) Hair funnel (n=13) Agile Antechinus 3 4 Black Rat 10 2 Black Wallaby 9 1 Bush Rat 2 5 Common Brushtail Possum 12 5 Common Ringtail Possum 9 1 Common Wombat 7 Cow 3 Dog 6 1 Dusky Antechinus 1 2 Eastern Grey Kangaroo 9 European Hare 3 European Rabbit 6 1 Fallow Deer 2 House Cat 5 House Mouse 2 5 Koala 1 Red Fox 13 4 Short-beaked Echidna 9 Sugar Glider 1 Swamp Rat 2 1 Total species 21 12 Common Name Spotlighting (n=14) Agile Antechinus Black Rat 3 Black Wallaby 4 Bush Rat Common Brushtail Possum 12 Common Ringtail Possum 14 Common Wombat 2 Cow Dog Dusky Antechinus Eastern Grey Kangaroo 6 European Hare European Rabbit 1 Fallow Deer 1 House Cat House Mouse Koala 1 Red Fox 5 Short-beaked Echidna 1 Sugar Glider 5 Swamp Rat Total species 12 Table 6.
Both in our coastal area and pre-Andean areas, Harris' hawks preyed mainly upon fence degu rats (Octodon degus; 184 g), Bennett's chinchilla rat (Abrocoma bennetti; 219 g) and European rabbits (1,300 g).
The role of European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) as seed disperser has been studied from a quantitative perspective mainly in mediterranean continental environments (Soriguer, 1986; D'Antonio, 1990; Zedler and Black, 1992; Munoz, 1993; Malo and Suarez, 1995; Nogales et al.
Myxamatosis, a viral illness most often transmitted by mosquitoes but occasionally by fleas, mites or flies, doesn't affect humans, but has a high mortality rate among European rabbit strains common in Oregon.
He may have found it impossible to do otherwise after concluding that the growth imperative responsible for so much environmental degradation is, like the European rabbit and the water hyacinth, all-consuming and all-destructive.
Until last year, when Gifford discovered Rabbit Endogenous Lentivirus type K among the DNA of the European rabbit, no one knew lentiviruses could be inherited in this way.
2007: Seasonal changes in the diet of the European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) from three different Mediterranean habitats in south-western Australia.
Because the rabbits were causing catastrophic damage to the island's vegetation, Myxomatosis and the European rabbit flea (which spreads the Myxoma virus) were introduced in 1968.
Our pet rabbits today are related to the European rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus and have been domesticated since Roman times, when their food value was appreciated.
In the rangelands that span some 75% of the continent's dry interior, the European rabbit, the fox and the cat have contributed to the extinction of almost the entire suite of the mammals weighing between 35 grams and 5.
In 1991, CSIRO imported the Czech351 strain of RHDV to assess its potential as a biocontrol tool for controlling the European rabbit, which causes massive economic and ecologic damage and is declared a pest species in Australia.

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