Norosiren zazavavindrano Samonds et al. 2019 (dugong)

Mammalia - Sirenia - Dugongidae

Full reference: K. E. Samonds, R. A. Ernat, T. Andrianvalona and D. P. Domning. 2019. New Miocene sirenians from Nosy Makamby, northwestern Madagascar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology e1570223

Belongs to Norosiren according to K. E. Samonds et al. 2019

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UA-14.139, a maxilla. Its type locality is Ile Makamby, which is in a Tortonian coastal marl in Madagascar.

Ecology: aquatic herbivore

Distribution: found only at Ile Makamby

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