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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 159504

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSirenia (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechidae Gill, 1872
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlamantijn  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea pigUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea elephantUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea cowUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormermaidChecked: verified by a taxonomic editormanatee  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpeixe-boi  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormanatí  [details]
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taxa (5)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus inunguis (Natterer in von Pelzeln, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus manatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus manatus latirostris (Harlan, 1824)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus manatus manatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus senegalensis Link, 1795
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159504
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 07:43:33Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-02-05 17:38:18Z  checked  Self-Sullivan, Caryn
  
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  Citation: Self-Sullivan, C. (2014). Trichechus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159504 on 2014-07-25
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