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Cominella (Cominula)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Taxonomy
Cominula was named by Finlay (1926) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cominella (Cominula) by MacNeil (1960).

It was assigned to Cominella by MacNeil (1960); and to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Cominula Finlay
1960Cominella (Cominula) MacNeil p. 75
2002Cominula Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyBuccinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusCominellaGray 1850
subgenusCominula(Finlay 1926)

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