Bibliography Record

Agassiz, Louis (detail)
[On some points of resemblance between the skulls of manatee and mastodon.]
Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 3: 209. Dec. 19, 1849.
–The manatee is considered to be not a cetacean but "the true embryonic type of the Pachyderms."

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Phylogeny and Affinities of the Sirenia and/or Desmostylia
(SEE ALSO under species)
  x 1849 Agassiz, L. (sirs. considered pachyderms; 209.)

Trichechus Linnaeus, 1758
  x v 1849 Agassiz, L. (affinities; 209.)

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