Nautilus (from Greek ναυτίλος, ‘sailor’) is the common name of any marine creatures of the cephalopod family Nautilidae, the sole family of the suborder Nautilina. It comprises six species in two genera, the type of which is the genus Nautilus. Though it more specifically refers to the species Nautilus pompilius, the name chambered nautilus is also used for any species of the Nautilidae

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  • Charles Dobbs Photography
    Charles Dobbs ...almost 6 years ago

    These are really cool creatures!

  • thanks charles!

    – Bobby McLeod

  • tracyleephoto
    tracyleephotoalmost 6 years ago

    Wow… i love Nautilus, great shot!

  • thanks tracy…glad you like

    – Bobby McLeod

  • Andrew Trevor-Jones
    Andrew Trevor-...almost 6 years ago

    Cool. Where was this taken?

  • thanks andrew….shot in a aquarium in seoul, south korea

    – Bobby McLeod

  • jdmphotography
    jdmphotographyalmost 6 years ago

    Gorgeous depth and colour ! ….

  • thanks jon!

    – Bobby McLeod

  • velveteagle
    velveteaglealmost 6 years ago

    This is an amazing looking creature.. Great work Bobby..
    Chuck..

  • thank you chuck!

    – Bobby McLeod

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaalmost 6 years ago

    fabulous ;

  • thanks scott!

    – Bobby McLeod

  • ys-eye
    ys-eyealmost 6 years ago

    Looks like an alien head of some sort… love the wispy hairs!

  • Qnita
    Qnitaabout 1 year ago

    This lovely work will be perfect for this challenge: Nautilus…
    Voting starts on the 5th of January 2013

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