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Nautilus | Nautiloidea

Nautilus for sale, the premium destination for high-quality fossil Nautili procured from around the world. The nautiloid group consists of a mollusc which is also a shelled cephalopod related to the octopi, cuttlefish and squids to name a few of its relatives. These free pelagic marine dwellers are prolific in their environments and have roamed the global oceans through different periods of time, which span about 250 million years. Today the nautilus can still be found in the Pacific ocean. In this section, we offer a selection of wonderfully preserved and conserved fossil nautilus.

  1. Cenoceras Nautiloid 55mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 55mm

    £39.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Width: 5.5 cm Approximate weight: 0,078 g Learn More
  2. Cenoceras Nautiloid 55mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 55mm

    £39.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Width: 5.5 cm Approximate weight: 0,073 g Learn More
  3. Cenoceras Nautiloid 50mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 50mm

    £39.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Width: 5.5 cm Approximate weight: 0,070 g Learn More
  4. Cenoceras Nautiloid 55mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 55mm

    £39.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Width: 5.5 cm Approximate weight: 0,080 g Learn More
  5. Cenoceras Nautiloid 54mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 54mm

    £39.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Width: 5.5 cm Approximate weight: 0,072 g Learn More
  6. Cenoceras Nautiloid 105mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 105mm

    £112.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Diameter: 10.5 cm Approximate weight: 0,666 g Learn More
  7. Cenoceras Nautiloid 104mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 104mm

    £122.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Diameter: 10.4 cm Approximate weight: 0.596 g Learn More
  8. Cenoceras Nautiloid 103mm

    Cenoceras Nautiloid 103mm

    £142.00
    Both the Ammonites and Nautili evolved from cephalopod beginnings in the Cambrian period. The Ammonoid group eventually dominating the prehistoric marine environment, being free swimmers above the seabed, before the arrival of vertebrate fishes to the marine scene. Nautiloids having early success were later in the Cretaceous period seemingly in decline. The mass Cretaceous extinction, the KT boundary event, which is the marker for the extinction of dinosaurs and many other life forms gave the tenacious Nautili a chance to regain a secure foothold under the oceans. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautiloid measurement. Diameter: 10.3 cm Approximate weight: 0,618 g Learn More
  9. New Pyrite Cenoceras Nautiloid on Bronze 140mm

    Pyrite Cenoceras Nautiloid on Bronze 140mm

    £692.00
    Exceedingly uncommon heavily pyritised large specimen Nautilus from Jurassic Madagascar. Read more of the Nautiloid story below… Genus: Cenoceras intermedius, Hyatt in 1884 (Sowerby), Nautiloid, Nautiloidea. Age: Triassic, Carnian age 228- 235 mya to Mid Jurassic, Callovian age 166 - 164 mya Location: Ambohimanga Rova, N.E. Antananarivo, Madagascar. Southern Indian ocean. Cenoceras Nautilis measurement. Diameter: 14 cm Approximate weight: 1,363 g Learn More