Nautilus Linnaeus 1758 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Nautilidae according to P. D. Ward et al. 2016

See also Juyal and Mathur 1994, Martin 1904, Miller 1947, Sepkoski 2002 and Teichert et al. 1964

Sister taxa: Allonautilus, Anglonautilus, Angulithes, Belmonticeras, Carinonautilus, Cymatoceras, Deltocymatoceras, Epicymatoceras, Euciphoceras, Eucymatoceras, Eutrephoceras, Kummelonautilus, Ligeiceras, Nautilinae, Nautilus fricator, Paracymatoceras, Pseudocenoceras, Stenzeloceras, Strionautilus

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

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Type: Nautilus pompilius

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (6 collections), India (1), Indonesia (4), Japan (7), New Zealand (2), Papua New Guinea (1), the Philippines (1), Taiwan (1), Thailand (2)

• Miocene of Pakistan (1), United States (1: Oregon)

• Oligocene of Kazakhstan (1)

• Eocene of Kazakhstan (2)

• Paleocene of Australia (1)

• Cretaceous of France (1), India (1), the United Kingdom (3)

• Permian of Australia (1)

Total: 37 collections including 40 occurrences

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