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Indosiren von Koenigswald 1952 (dugong)

Osteichthyes - Sirenia - Dugongidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36886

Full reference: G. H. R. von Koenigswald. 1952. Fossil sirenians from Java. Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Proceedings 55(5):610-612

Parent taxon: Dugongidae according to D. P. Domning 1996

Sister taxa: Anisosiren, Caribosiren, Dugonginae, Eosiren, Eotheroides, Halitheriinae, Halitherium, Halitherium alleni, Halitherium antillense, Halitherium taulannense, Hydrodamalinae, Kaupitherium, Lentiarenium, Metaxytherium, Miodugong, Nanosiren, Paralitherium, Priscosiren, Prohalicore, Rytiodinae, Sirenavus, Trachytherium

Subtaxa: Indosiren javanensis, Indosiren koeningswaldi

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Type: Indosiren javanense

Ecology: scansorial insectivore