IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Lepus nigricollis is found in southern India. These hares range as far east as Godavari and west as far as Khandesh, Berar, and Madhya Pradesh. Lepus nigricollis are also native to Sri Lanka. They have been introduced into Java, Mauritius, and Seychelles.

(Grzimek, 1975; Kirk and Racey, 1992; Prater, 1965)

Biogeographic Regions: oriental (Native )


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