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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus senegalensis Link, 1795 
AphiaID: 255027

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSirenia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus senegalensis
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichechus senegalensis Link, 1795
Source  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]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest African manatee  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (63 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (8 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Africa, from Mauritania to Angola [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat in coastal marine waters, rivers, and estuaries [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Trichechus senegalensis
Trichechus senegalensis
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:255027
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-26 22:05:46Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-05 17:38:18Z  checked  Self-Sullivan, Caryn
  
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  Citation: Self-Sullivan, C. (2010). Trichechus senegalensis Link, 1795. Accessed through: Land J. van der (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO) at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=255027 on 2017-06-29
   

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