Nautilus lineatus Sowerby

Scale bar = 5cm

Description

Middle Jurassic, Inferior Oolite
Midford
Somerset
England
M1624
Description:

Specimens of an extinct species of an extant (still living) genus. Nautilus is a type of free swimming predatory cephalopod, the animal has good eyesight and many tentacles for catching prey. The name Nautilus is derived from the ancient Greek nautes meaning
Moore, C.
? Cenoceras inornatum (d'Orb.)

Classification

Mollusca
Visceroconcha
Cephalopoda
Nautiloidea
Nautilida
Nautilidae
Nautilus
lineatus