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Noun1.Dugongidae - a family of mammals of order Sirenia including dugongs and Steller's sea cow
mammal family - a family of mammals
order Sirenia, Sirenia - an animal order including: manatees; dugongs; Steller's sea cow
genus Dugong - type genus of the Dugongidae comprising only the dugongs
genus Hydrodamalis, Hydrodamalis - a genus of the family Dugongidae comprising only Steller's sea cow
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The relation between the size of the ribs and the vertebrae exclude most of the cetaceans and sirenians such as Trichechidae and some Dugongidae (e.g.
The single species in the Order Sirenia is the Dugong (Dugong dugon), belonging to the Family Dugongidae [2].