WoRMS taxon details

Trichechus inunguis (Natterer in von Pelzeln, 1883)

255026  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:255026)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Distribution South America in freshwater (Amazon River drainige, possibly also in Orinoco)  
Distribution South America in freshwater (Amazon River drainige, possibly also in Orinoco) [details]
WoRMS (2018). Trichechus inunguis (Natterer in von Pelzeln, 1883). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=255026 on 2018-09-20
Date
action
by
2007-12-26 22:05:46Z
created
2010-02-05 17:38:18Z
changed

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basis of record Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. 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. 723--743., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   

additional source Domning, D. P. (1996). Bibliography and Index of the Sirenia and Desmostylia. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology. (80): 1-611., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/SmithsonianContributions/Paleobiology/sc_RecordSingle.cfm?filename=SCtP-0080 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution South America in freshwater (Amazon River drainige, possibly also in Orinoco) [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Amazonelamantijn  [details]
English Amazonian manatee  [details]
Portuguese peixe-boi  [details]
Spanish manatí del Amazonas  [details]
Turkish Amazon denizinegi  [details]