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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus manatus manatus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 450780

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus manatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus manatus Linnaeus, 1758
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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of South America [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:450780
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-02-05 17:38:18Z  created  Self-Sullivan, Caryn
  
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  Citation: Self-Sullivan, C. (2014). Trichechus manatus manatus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=450780 on 2014-07-26
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