Caribosiren turneri Reinhart 1959 (dugong)

Mammalia - Sirenia - Dugongidae

Full reference: R. H. Reinhart. 1959. A review of the Sirenia and Desmostylia. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 36(1):1-146

Belongs to Caribosiren according to M. Voss 2014

See also Domning 1994, Domning 1996 and Domning 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 38722, a skull

Ecology: aquatic herbivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (2: Puerto Rico collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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