Nautilus pompilius Linnaeus 1758 (Pearly Nautilus)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Belongs to Nautilus according to R. Wani et al. 2008

See also Miller 1947, Toriyama et al. 1965 and Vredenburg 1925

Sister taxa: Nautilus (Discites), Nautilus alumnus, Nautilus angustatus, Nautilus decurrens, Nautilus izumoensis, Nautilus javanus, Nautilus macromphalus, Nautilus occidentalis, Nautilus praepompilius, Nautilus repertus, Nautilus reticulatus, Nautilus scrobiculatus, Nautilus sphaericus, Nautilus stenomphalus, Nautilus triangularis, Nautilus winslowi

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 160.5

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Indonesia (3), Japan (7), New Zealand (2), the Philippines (1), Taiwan (1), Thailand (2)

• Miocene of Pakistan (1)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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