Taxon profile


Argonauta Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Octopoda »  family Argonautidae

Scientific synonyms

Argonautarius Dumeril, 1806
Todarus Rafinesque, 1840
Trichocephalus Chiaje, 1827

Other names

= Paper-nautiluses

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Argonauta argo Linnaeus, 1758 - Greater Argonaut

Argonauta argo - 000010000111

species Argonauta cornuta Conrad, 1854

Argonauta cornuta - 000000000111

species Argonauta cygnus T. A. di Monterosato, 1913
species Argonauta hians Lightfoot, 1786 - Winged Argonaut

Argonauta hians - 0000000001010

species Argonauta nodosa Lightfoot, 1786 - Knobby Argonaut
species Argonauta nouryi Lorois, 1852
species Argonauta pacifica Dall, 1871 - Pacific argonaut

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1198412]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Argonauta Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [15012fe3-4856-47cb-81ae-280f31035d74]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Argonauta Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015

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