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Corystosiren Domning 1990 (placental)

Mammalia - Sirenia - Dugongidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65047

Full reference: D. P. Domning. 1990. Fossil Sirenia of the West Atlantic and Caribbean Region, IV. Corystosiren varguezi, gen. et sp. nov. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 10(3):361-371

Parent taxon: Dugonginae according to M. Voss 2014

Sister taxa: Bharatisiren, Callistosiren, Crenatosiren, Culebratherium, Dioplotherium, Domningia, Dugong, Italosiren, Kutchisiren, Norosiren, Rytiodus, Xenosiren

Subtaxa: Corystosiren varguezi

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore