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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Sirenia
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Sirenia
Class recognized by Paleobiology Database
Sirenia
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, NMNH Mammals, AnAge, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, CalPhotos, Appeltans et al, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, INBio, Morgan Ernest 2003, IUCN, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Brazil Species List, Colombia Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guyana Species List, Hungary Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, New Caledonia Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Russia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Spain Species List, Switzerland Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, South China Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

Anthropocephala
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database and Paleobiology Database
Diopia
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database and Paleobiology Database
Halobioidea
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database and Paleobiology Database
Herbivora
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Herbivorae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Lophiodolus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Manatides
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Manatina
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database and Paleobiology Database
Pseudopalaeotherium Franzen 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sirenia (Illiger 1811)
Harvest ancestor according to EOL authors
Sireniformia
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database and Paleobiology Database
Sirenii
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Trichechiformes
Objective synonym according to Paleobiology Database and Paleobiology Database

Common Names

English

dugongs, manatees, and sea cows preferred
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
Manatees and Dugongs
Recognized by assadi and admin
sea cows
Recognized by jonschuh and admin
sirenian
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Albanian

Lopët e detit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

خيلانيات preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Sirenlər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

сырэны preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
сірэны

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

sjøkyr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

сирени preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Sireni preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Sirene preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

sirény preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Søkøer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Zeekoeien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Sireno preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Meriveiselised preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Sjókúgv preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

sireenieläimet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

სირენები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Seekühe preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Σειρηνοειδή preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

תחשאים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

साइरेनिया preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Tengeritehenek preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Siréineach preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ジュゴン目 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
海牛目 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Kazakh

Сирендер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Sirēnas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgish

Ziekeuj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingua Franca Nova

Sirenio preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Sirenos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Luxembourgish; Letzeburgesch

Séikéi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

морски крави preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

സിറേനിയ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Maltese

Baqra tal-baħar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Sjøkyr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

گاودریاییان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Brzegowce preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, driver-b, and admin
Syreny
Recognized by driver-b and admin

Quechua

Yaku waka preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Sirenieni preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

сирены preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

морске краве preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Morske krave preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Sirény preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovenian

Morske krave preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swahili

Nguva preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Sirendjur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Duyong preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

సముద్రపు ఆవు preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

อันดับพะยูน preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Deniz inekleri preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

сирени preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Siren (sut emizuvchi) preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Bộ Bò biển preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Western Frisian

Seekij preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Zulu

Imvubu yolwandle preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Azb

دنیز اینک‌لری preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Q168446

Seekeih preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Q28224

Siaki preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Q33239

Duyong preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Sirenia

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
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