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Compsonema

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Taxonomy
Compsonema was named by Gordon and Yochelson (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 114]. It is not extant. Its type is Compsonema fragile.

It was assigned to Gyronematinae by Gordon and Yochelson (1983); to Archaeogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Platyceratidae by Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Compsonema Gordon and Yochelson
2002Compsonema Sepkoski, Jr.
2017Compsonema Wagner p. G1212

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyPlatyceratoidea()
familyPlatyceratidae
genusCompsonema

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