Hydrodamalis gigas 

Scope: Global

Translate page into:

Bibliography [top]

Anderson, P.K. 1995. Competition, predation, and evolution and extinction of Steller's sea cow, Hydrodamalis gigas. Marine Mammal Science 11(3): 391-394.

Crerar, L.D., Crerar, A.P., Domning, D.P. and Parsons, E.C.M. 2014. Rewriting the history of an extinction – was a population of Steller’s sea cows (Hydrodamalis gigas) at St. Lawrence Island also driven to extinction? Biology Letters (Royal Society) 5.

Crerar, L.D., Parsons, E.C.M. and Domning, D.P. 2016. Serendipity in research investigation into illegal wildlife trade discovers a new population of Steller's sea cows: a reply to Pyenson et al. (2016). Biology Letters (Royal Society) 12.

Domning, D.P. 1978. Sirenian evolution in the North Pacific Ocean. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 118: 176.

Domning, D.P. and Furusawa, H. 1995. Summary of taxa and distribution of Sirenia in the North Pacific Ocean. Island Arc 3: 506-512.

Domning, D.P., Thomason, J. and Corbett, D.G. 2007. Steller’s sea cow in the Aleutian Islands. Marine Mammal Science 23(4): 976-983.

Estes, J.A., Burdin, A. and Doak, D.F. 2015. Sea otters, kelp forests, and the extinction of Steller's sea cow . Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(4): 880- 885.

IUCN. 2016. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2. Available at: (Accessed: 04 September 2016).

Mattioli, S. and Domning, D.P. 2006. An annotated list of extant skeletal material of Steller's sea cow (Hydromalis gigas) (Sirenia: Dugongidae) from the Commander Islands. Aquatic Mammals 32(3): 273-288.

Stejneger, L. 1887. How the great northern sea cow (Rytina) became exterminated. American Naturalist 21: 1047-1054.

Turvey, S.T. and Risley, C.L. 2006. Modelling the extinction of Steller's sea cow. Biology Letters 2: 94-97.

Citation: Domning, D. 2016. Hydrodamalis gigas. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T10303A43792683. . Downloaded on 05 December 2016.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided