What is it about?
Hares changing color from brownish grey to white in winter over two years.
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Why is it important?
Many arctic animals change to white in winter to avoid aerial predation
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This page is a summary of: Colour change of Mountain hares (Lepus timidus scoticus) in north-east Scotland, Journal of Zoology, August 2009, Wiley, DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1970.tb01270.x.
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