Classification
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  • Korean
    • 바다소목
  • Scientific Names
    • Sirenia
  • English
    • Sea Cows
    • Sirenians
  • Spanish
    • Manatíes y parientes
  • Portuguese
    • Sirénios

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

rachaelapahl

Date

January 5, 2017 01:15 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

dc_chadwick

Date

January 7, 2017 01:29 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

dc_chadwick

Date

January 7, 2017 01:47 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

biohell

Date

January 3, 2017 01:15 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus

Observer

rmcminds

Date

August 6, 2010 07:34 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus

Observer

tbrooks

Date

December 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus

Observer

tbrooks

Date

December 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus

Observer

danielleparrott

Date

December 18, 2016 11:30 AM PST

Description

Found in Blue Spring State Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

dc_chadwick

Date

January 7, 2017 02:22 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

paulatedrow

Date

December 17, 2016 12:30 PM EST

Description

Singular manatee feeding in the shallows around the dock at Fanning Springs State Park.

Photos / Sounds

What

West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus

Observer

brm85

Date

December 15, 2016 11:25 AM EST

Description

One of 6 individuals, including a mother with two babies, to swim under the bridge below me this morning :D

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Florida Manatee Trichechus manatus ssp. latirostris

Observer

belyykit

Date

November 25, 2011 03:12 PM EST

Description

Florida manatee_20111125_ApolloBeach

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Description from Wikipedia

The Sirenia (commonly referred to as sea cows) are an order of fully aquatic, herbivorous mammals that inhabit swamps, rivers, estuaries, marine wetlands, and coastal marine waters. Four species are living, in two families and genera. These are the dugong (one species) and manatees (three species). Sirenia also include Steller's sea cow, extinct since the 18th century, and a number of taxa known only from fossils. The order evolved during the Eocene, more than 50 million...

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