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Hydrodamalis Retzius 1794 (dugong)

Osteichthyes - Sirenia - Dugongidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36885

Invalid subtaxa: Dystomus Fischer von Waldheim 1813 (no. 80946), Haligyna Billberg 1827 (no. 80950), Manati Steller 1774 [replaced name] (no. 80942), Nepus Fischer von Waldheim 1814 (no. 80947), Rhytina Berthold 1827 (no. 80949), Rhytine Burmeister 1837 [objective synonym] (no. 80951), Rytina Illiger 1811 (no. 80944), Sirene Link 1794 (no. 80945), Stellerus Desmarest 1822 (no. 80948)

Full reference: A. J. Retzius. 1794. Anmärkningar vid Genus Trichechi. Kongl. Vetenskaps Academiens nya handlingar 2(15):286-300

Parent taxon: Hydrodamalinae according to M. Voss 2014

Sister taxon: Dusisiren

Subtaxa: Haligyna borealis, Hydrodamalis cuestae, Hydrodamalis gigas

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Ecology: aquatic herbivore