[News] After 30 years, rare nautilus makes a comeback

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    The nautilus, a shelled cephalopod with ties to squid and cuttlefish, was located off of Ndrova Island in Papua New Guinea. The creature comes from a ...

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    A University of Washington biologist has once again spotted the rare nautilus more than 30 years after he discovered and identified the then-new ...

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    The nautilus which is scientifically known as Allonautilus Scrobiculatus is a relative of modern cuttlefish and squid. Traveling back to Papua New ...

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    This animal, often called a “living fossil” that is related to the octopus, squid, and cuttlefish, has not been seen in 30 years, according to a CNET report.

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    The creature is a type of shellfish similar to Octopus, cuttlefish, and squid and this distinction is conferred on it since it has been in this planet for over ...

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    Last seen in 1984, nautiluses are distant cousins of squids and cuttlefish and have distinctive shell patterns. ... under the class Cephalopoda, which is home to many other modern sea creatures like the octopus and cuttlefish.

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    Washington: A US biologist has spotted a rare species of nautiluses, the small, distant cousins of squid and cuttlefish, after a gap of 30 years.

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    The nautiluses are molluscs that are members of the cephalopod family, which is shared by the octopus, squid and cuttlefish. They are often ...

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    The animal, a kind of shellfish identified with squid, octopus and cuttlefish, ... Ward ventured to Papua New Guinea to hunt for the cephalopod again.

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    The creature is a species of nautilus, a group of animals related to squid that have a spiral shell like . ... Allonautilus scrobiculatus is a species of nautilus, distant cousins of squid and cuttlefish, they have been christened the 'living ...

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    ... as a “living fossil” because it is related to the squid, the cuttlefish, and the octopus but has not been seen for the past three decades. ... But earlier this month, Ward ventured to Papua New Guinea to hunt for the cephalopod again.

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    It's that cephalopod (a group that includes the squids and cuttlefish and octopuses) with a ... Of particular concern for the crusty is its other cousin the octopus. ... Even stranger, other cephalopods like squid and octopuses tend to be ...

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