Clade Sirenia Illiger 1811 (sirenian)

Mammalia - Sirenia

Synonyms: Anthropocephala Billberg 1827 [objective synonym], Diopia Rafinesque 1815 [objective synonym], Halobioidea Ameghino 1889 [objective synonym], Herbivora Gray 1821, Herbivorae Gray 1821, Manatides Billberg 1827 [objective synonym], Manatina Bonaparte 1837 [objective synonym], Sireniformia Burmeister 1837 [objective synonym], Trichechiformes Hay 1923 [objective synonym]

Full reference: C. Illiger. 1811. Prodromus Systematis Mammalium et Avium

Parent taxon: Pansirenia according to J. Velez-Juarbe and A. Wood 2019

See also Abel 1919, Ameghino 1889, Andrews 1906, Asher and Helgen 2010, Bajpai et al. 2010, Bonaparte 1850, Bouchet et al. 2010, Brandt 1849, Bronn 1853, Canto et al. 2010, Carroll 1988, Case 1904, Cope 1889, Díaz-Berenguer et al. 2018, Domning 1988, Domning 1991, Domning 1996, Domning 1997, Domning et al. 2017, Fischer 1829, Flower 1883, Flower and Lydekker 1891, Gadow 1898, Gheerbrandt et al. 2005, Gill 1872, Gray 1821, Gray 1850, Gray 1863, Gray 1864, Gray 1866, Hay 1902, Hay 1923, Hay 1930, Illiger 1811, Kretzoi 1941, Leidy 1873, Madsen et al. 2001, McKenna 1975, Nowak 1991, Parker and Haswell 1897, Pascual 1953, Paula Couto 1956, Paula Couto 1967, Pilleri et al. 1989, Sach and Heizmann 2001, Seiffert 2007, Sepkoski 2002, Simpson 1932, Takahashi et al. 1986, Thurmond and Jones 1981, Trouessart 1898, Vidal 1991, Voss et al. 2016, Voss and Hampe 2017, Voss et al. 2017, Waddell et al. 2001, Waddell et al. 1999 and Zittel 1925

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Crassitherium Dugongidae Dugongoidea Manatherium Manatus inornatus Prorastomidae Prorastomoidea Protosirenidae Pugmeodon Rhytinidae Sirenotherium Sirenotherium pirabense Sobrarbesiren Trichechidae

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Ecology: aquatic herbivore

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