WoRMS taxon details

Nautilus pompilius Linnaeus, 1758

216384  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216384)

accepted
Species
Nautilus pompilius pompilius Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Ambon  
type locality contained in Ambon [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Nautilus pompilius Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216384 on 2019-10-16
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z
changed
2016-05-15 00:46:20Z
changed

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Saunders W.B., Mapes R.H., White M.M., Hastie L.C. & Yaqin K. (2017). Descriptions of <i>Nautilus pompilius</i> Linnaeus, 1758 from the type area, Ambon, Molucca Islands, and from Sumbawa - Lombok Islands, Indonesia. <em>American Malacological Bulletin.</em> 35(1): 1-14., available online at https://doi.org/10.4003/006.035.0102 [details]   

additional source Roper, C.F.E., M.J. Sweeney & C.E. Nauen (1984). FAO Species catalogue. Vol 3. Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries. FAO Fish. Synop. (125), Vol 3: 277 p. [details]   

additional source Rosenberg, G. 1992. <i>Encyclopedia of Seashells</i>. Dorset: New York. 224 pp.
page(s): 177 [details]   

additional source Jereb, P. (2005). Family Nautilidae. pp. 51-55, in P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper eds. <em>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date.</em> Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (<em>Nautilidae</em>, <em>Sepiidae</em>, <em>Sepiolidae</em>, <em>Sepiadariidae</em>, <em>Idiosepiidae</em> and <em>Spirulidae</em>). <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(1): 262 pp. 9 pls.
page(s): 53 [details]   

subsequent type designation Opinion 2426. (2018). <i>Nautilus pompilius</i> Linnaeus, 1758 (Mollusca, Cephalopoda, Nautilida): neotype designated. <em>Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature.</em> 75: 288-289., available online at https://doi.org/10.21805/bzn.v75.a063 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Published records of this species from the NZEEZ are based on rare beached shells that have probably originated from the tropical western Pacific (i.e. flotsam) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Emperor nautiluschambered nautilus  [details]
French Nautile flammé  [details]
German Gemeines SchiffsbootGemeines Perlboot  [details]
Japanese オウムガイ  [details]
Spanish Nautilo común  [details]
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