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Potamosiren Reinhart 1951 (manatee)

Osteichthyes - Sirenia - Trichechidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36893

Full reference: R. H. Reinhart. 1951. A new genus of sea cow from the Miocene of Colombia. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences 28(9):203-214

Parent taxon: Trichechinae according to M. Voss 2014

Sister taxa: Ribodon, Trichechina, Trichechus

Subtaxa: Potamosiren magdalenensis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore