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Cominella

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Taxonomy
Cominella was named by Gray (1850) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 614]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Buccinidae by MacNeil (1960) and Beu et al. (1990); to Buccininae by Wilson (1994); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Cominella Gray
1960Cominella MacNeil p. 75
1990Cominella Beu et al. p. 412
1994Cominella Wilson p. 61
2002Cominella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusCominellaGray 1850

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available