WoRMS taxon details

Trichechus manatus latirostris (Harlan, 1824)

159510  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159510)

accepted
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Manatus latirostris Harlan, 1824) Harlan, R. (1824). On a species of Lamantin resembling the Manatus Senegalensis (Cuvier) inhabiting the coast of east Florida. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 3(2):390-394. [details]   
Holotype  ANSP 2497 (and possibly 2422)  
Holotype ANSP 2497 (and possibly 2422) [details]
Distribution Winter range generally confined to warm water effluents and Southern Florida; summer range includes confirmed sightings from...  
Distribution Winter range generally confined to warm water effluents and Southern Florida; summer range includes confirmed sightings from Massachusetts to Texas (coastal) and up the Mississippi as far as Memphis, Tennessee. Also, confirmed travel by known individuals to Cuba and the Bahamas. [details]
WoRMS (2024). Trichechus manatus latirostris (Harlan, 1824). Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159510 on 2024-02-28
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2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
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2010-02-05 17:38:18Z
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2020-09-08 06:03:09Z
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original description  (of Manatus latirostris Harlan, 1824) Harlan, R. (1824). On a species of Lamantin resembling the Manatus Senegalensis (Cuvier) inhabiting the coast of east Florida. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 3(2):390-394. [details]   

basis of record Jefferson, T.A., S. Leatherwood and M.A. Webber. 1993. Marine mammals of the world. FAO Species Identification Guide. Rome. 312 p. [details]   

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

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

ecology source Looby, A.; Erbe, C.; Bravo, S.; Cox, K.; Davies, H. L.; Di Iorio, L.; Jézéquel, Y.; Juanes, F.; Martin, C. W.; Mooney, T. A.; Radford, C.; Reynolds, L. K.; Rice, A. N.; Riera, A.; Rountree, R.; Spriel, B.; Stanley, J.; Vela, S.; Parsons, M. J. G. (2023). Global inventory of species categorized by known underwater sonifery. <em>Scientific Data.</em> 10(1). (look up in IMIS), available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-023-02745-4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Holotype ANSP 2497 (and possibly 2422) [details]
From editor or global species database
Distribution Winter range generally confined to warm water effluents and Southern Florida; summer range includes confirmed sightings from Massachusetts to Texas (coastal) and up the Mississippi as far as Memphis, Tennessee. Also, confirmed travel by known individuals to Cuba and the Bahamas. [details]
LanguageName 
English Florida manatee  [details]