Another favourite article of food is the dugong (Halicore australis) of which a few are killed every year.
"Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by John MacGillivray
The "Halicore" ran into harbour one October morning and took up her berth at the quay.
"The Romance of the Coast" by James Runciman