• Annamite Striped Rabbit

    There are no known adverse effects of Annamite striped rabbits on humans, though there have been reports by local villagers of the rabbit as a pest of rice fields.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    Annamite striped rabbits have been used as a source of food and income by local residents of the Annamite Mountains in Laos and Vietnam.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    In 2011, Annamite striped rabbit DNA was found in terrestrial leeches, offering one of the best options for detecting and monitoring the rabbit’s distribution and habitat preferences.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    Natural predators of Annamite striped rabbits are widely unknown, though they are trapped by hunters in the Annamite Mountains.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    The Annamite striped rabbit is not currently held in captivity, but a captive “insurance” population would help combat the species’ decline.

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    Do you think you know the Annamite striped rabbit? Test your knowledge of Annamite striped rabbit FaunaFacts with this trivia quiz!

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    The Vietnamese and Laotian governments don’t maintain any conservation plans for the Annamite striped rabbit, but snare removal teams have removed more than 75,000 snares in 5 years.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    Although habitat loss and degradation have been factors in Annamite striped rabbit declines, the species’ primary threat is intensive snaring as hundreds of snares can make up several km. of brush-fence-style lines in the rabbits’ range.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    Annamite striped rabbits inhabit subtropical/tropical moist lowland forest and rainforests that receive at least 40mm of rainfall each month.

  • Annamite Striped Rabbit

    Based on camera-trapping records and trends in conservation status of other species in the same areas, substantial range-wide declines of Annamite striped rabbit are likely to have occurred.

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