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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDugong Lacépède, 1799 
AphiaID: 205274

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDugongidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDugong (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDugongidae Gray, 1821
Sources  basis of record Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDugong dugon (Müller, 1776)
Environment marine
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:205274
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-12-26 22:05:46Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-05 17:38:18Z  checked  Self-Sullivan, Caryn
  
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  Citation: Self-Sullivan, C. (2014). Dugong Lacépède, 1799. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205274 on 2014-12-26
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