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Comitas

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Pseudomelatomidae

Taxonomy
Comitas was named by Finlay (1926) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 530]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Turridae by Ladd (1982); to Turriculinae by Wilson (1994); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pseudomelatomidae by Bouchet et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Comitas Finlay
1982Comitas Ladd p. 63
1994Comitas Wilson p. 187
2002Comitas Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Comitas Bouchet et al. p. 296

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyPseudomelatomidae(McLearn 1971)
genusComitasFinlay 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