Sirenia


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Noun1.Sirenia - an animal order including: manateesSirenia - an animal order including: manatees; dugongs; Steller's sea cow
animal order - the order of animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
sea cow, sirenian, sirenian mammal - any of two families of large herbivorous aquatic mammals with paddle-shaped tails and flipper-like forelimbs and no hind limbs
family Trichechidae, Trichechidae - comprising only the manatees
Dugongidae, family Dugongidae - a family of mammals of order Sirenia including dugongs and Steller's sea cow
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Dubai: Charlie Appleby returns to Kempton Park's all-weather track -- a notable happy hunting ground for the Godolphin handler -- where he saddles the highly promising Rouleau in the Group 3 Sirenia Stakes on Saturday.
The 615kg blonde Charolais, who has been nicknamed Sirenia - meaning sea cow - crossed Kenmare Bay in Kerry in a daring freezing water swim.
There are two Group races - the September Stakes and Sirenia Stakes - on a competitive allweather card at the Sunbury course, where popular DJ Toby Anstis is performing after racing, while Ascot, which has also attracted Channel 4 coverage, stages the PS150,000 Ladbrokes Mobile Handicap.
The juvenile won his first two racecourse starts and has done little wrong since being stepped up to Pattern company, running creditably in the Richmond Stakes at Glorious Goodwood before being placed in the Sirenia Stakes and the Mill Reef.
Initial comparisons with fossil specimens suggest it belongs to one of two extinct species of plant-eating sirenia, also known as sea cows, according to research by Federico Panti and Paolo Forti, a member of the Palawan expedition.
The Cape Cross colt looked set for big things when running out a six-length winner on his second racecourse start and was duly sent off favourite when making the step up to Group Three company in the Sirenia Stakes.
The Cape Cross colt looked set for big things when running out a sixlength winner on his second racecourse start and was favourite in Group Three company in the Sirenia Stakes.
In the search of the dugong, a Sirenia (marine mammal) that lives along the coast of the Indian Ocean and in the western Pacific Ocean, test excavations were made in "dugong mound" of Akab in the 1990's and it was interpreted as a sea cow butchering site.
Richard Hannon may let Monsieur Chevalier take his chance in Saturday's Sirenia Stakes at Kempton.
The Sirenia Stakes saw 6-4 favourite Elnawin oblige in a three-way photo finish.
There were two Group races on the card and the toteswinger Sirenia Stakes saw a thrilling finish where Elnawin just came out on top.
ELNAWIN got up in a thrilling finish to take Kempton's toteswinger Sirenia Stakes.