Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus) Kills Juvenile Desert Cottontail (Sylvilagus audubonii)

@inproceedings{Anticona2013GreaterR,
  title={Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus) Kills Juvenile Desert Cottontail (Sylvilagus audubonii)},
  author={Steve J. Anticona and Erik F. Olmos and John R. Parent and Donald M. Rutti and Beth A. Velasco and William J. Hoese},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract We observed a greater roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus) kill a juvenile desert cottontail (Sylvilagus audubonii) in Anza Borrego State Park, San Diego County, California. We estimated that the cottontail was several weeks old based on its pelage, length of ear, and size relative to the roadrunner. This is the largest prey known to be captured by a roadrunner. Resumen Observamos a un correcaminos norteño (Geococcyx californianus) matar a un juvenil del conejo del desierto (Sylvilagus… 
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