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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Indian_manatee

The West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus) or "sea cow" is a manatee, and the largest surviving member of the aquatic mammal order Sirenia The West ...

www.fws.gov/southeast/wildlife/mammals/manatee

The West Indian manatee is a large, aquatic mammal. There are two subspecies of West Indian manatees: the Antillean manatee (Trichechus manatus manatus) ...

kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/west-indian-manatee

Reaching up to 13 feet (4 meters) long and weighing as many as 1300 pounds ( 600 kilograms), West Indian manatees look more like small cars than people.

www.arkive.org/west-indian-manatee/trichechus-manatus

Possibly mistaken for mermaids by Christopher Columbus on a voyage to America, the West Indian manatee is a large, rotund, aquatic mammal. The tough skin ...

www.iucnredlist.org/details/22103/0

Taxonomic Notes: The West Indian Manatee is currently divided into the Florida ( T. m. latirostris) and Antillean (T. m. manatus) subspecies (Hatt 1934, Domning ...

www.savethemanatee.org/manfcts.htm

Description: West Indian manatees are large, gray aquatic mammals with bodies that taper to a flat, paddle-shaped tail. They have two forelimbs, called flippers, ...

www.nhptv.org/natureworks/manatee.htm

The West Indian manatee is an aquatic mammal. It is gray or brown and has a very light covering of fur. It has a broad head with a big upper lip that has short ...

www.manatee-world.com/west-indian-manatee

Feb 27, 2014 ... The West Indian Manatee is the largest out there in the world. On average they will weigh about 1300 pounds and be approximately 11 feet ...

animaldiversity.org/accounts/Trichechus_manatus

The West Indian manatee or sea cow (Trichechus manatus) is commonly found in shallow coastal areas, but can also be found in shallow rivers, estuaries, and ...