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Of marine mammals the dugong is peculiar to the Indian Ocean; in the Ganges is found a peculiar species of dolphin.
Again, the Dugong and Manatee are dermally alike, yet extremely different as regards the structure and number of their teeth.On the Genesis of Species|St. George Mivart
The latter country possesses an organised dugong fishery, which bids fair to exterminate this harmless animal.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
When the female Dugong is nursing her offspring the position assumed is almost identical with that of a human mother.Myth-Land|F. Edward Hulme
In neither Manatee nor Dugong is there any trace of an acetabulum but one can be made out in Halitherium.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds