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 for American pika
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chief hare \Chief" hare`\ (Zool.)
     A small rodent ({Lagamys princeps) inhabiting the summits of
     the Rocky Mountains; -- also called crying hare, calling
     hare, cony, American pika, and little chief hare.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Note: It is not a true hare or rabbit, but belongs to the
           curious family Lagomyid[ae].
           [1913 Webster]

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