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

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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Argonauta argo Linnaeus, 1758 - Greater Argonaut
species Argonauta cornuta Conrad, 1854
species Argonauta cygnus T. A. di Monterosato, 1913
species Argonauta hians Lightfoot, 1786 - Winged Argonaut

Argonauta hians -  Winged Argonaut

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

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [15012fe3-4856-47cb-81ae-280f31035d74]

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

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