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  • 2, C): the larva therefore resembles Nautilus in the relations of body and shell.
  • (14) Richard Owen, Memoir on the Pearly Nautilus (London, 1832).
  • Westward of and above these strata, the Middle and Upper Jurassic formations are found (Lias, Lower Oolite, Oxfordian, &c.), with well-marked and numerous fossils (Ammonites, Nerinaea, Natica, Astarte, Rhynchonella, Echinodermata, &c.); then the Cretaceous rocks, both these and the Jurassic series being largely developed, the Cretaceous fossils including Nautilus, Belemnites, Ostrea, Gryphaea, &c., and some very large Ammonites (Pachydiscus).
  • The shells of the pearly nautilus are commonly used by the Visayans for drinking cups.
  • That of Nautilus, which would be most important in this inquiry, is unfortunately still unknown.
 

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