Florida manatee - Trichechus manatus latirostris

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Trichechus manatus latirostris
Author (Harlan, 1824)
Taxonomic Rank Subspecies
Taxonomic # 610165
Common Names English: Florida manatee
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Mammalia
        Subclass: Theria
          Infraclass: Eutheria
            Order: Sirenia
              Family: Trichechidae
                Genus: Trichechus
                  Species: Trichechus manatus
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN610165
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    EN (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)24,835
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets2
Year1974 - 2016
Latitude24.69 - 31.16
Longitude-87.41 - -80.03
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