What Is the Name for a Hare's Tail?

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The stubby erect tail of a hare is known as a scut. The tail is fluffy and serves little purpose in the hare’s life. However, it does help to reduce the surface area that a longer tail would have provided, thus helping to conserve water.
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A hare's tail is called a scut. A scut is also often used to refer to the tail of a rabbit or deer. The word Scut means a short erect tail and a hare's tail does not grow long.
The tail of a hare is called a scut. The term can also be used to refer to the short tail of a deer or a rabbit. Hare belongs to the genus Lepus and are known to run a speed of up to 72 km/h.
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