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Eotheroides Palmer 1899 (dugong)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Dugongidae

Alternative spelling: Eotherioides

Synonyms: Eotherium Owen 1875, Masrisiren Kretzoi 1941

Full reference: T. S. Palmer. 1899. Review of Catalogus Mammalium tam viventium quam fossilium. Science 10(249):491-495

Parent taxon: Halitheriinae according to I. S. Zalmout and P. D. Gingerich 2012

Sister taxa: Caribosiren, Eosiren, Halitherium, Metaxytherium, Prototherium

Subtaxa: Eotherium majus, Eotheroides aegyptiacum, Eotheroides babiae, Eotheroides clavigerum, Eotheroides lambondrano, Eotheroides sandersi, Eotheroides waghapadarensis

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Ecology: aquatic herbivore