any of several southern cottontails, especially Sylvilagus aquaticus, of swamps and lowlands.
- Also called canecutter.
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The swamp rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus aquaticus) in South Carolina.A Synopsis of the North American Lagomorpha | E. Raymond Hall