genus Nautilus

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Related to genus Nautilus: genus Cypraea
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Noun1.genus Nautilus - type genus and sole recent representative of the family Nautilidae
mollusk genus - a genus of mollusks
family Nautilidae, Nautilidae - spiral-shelled cephalopods
chambered nautilus, pearly nautilus, nautilus - cephalopod of the Indian and Pacific oceans having a spiral shell with pale pearly partitions
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If the genus Nautilus were no longer evolving, he would expect to find little variety in the genes.