Ghose (1920) assigned this genus to the family Scytonemataceae Frank 1886.Publication:
Ghose SL. Campylonema lahorense, a new member of the Scytonemaceae. New. PhytoL 1920; 19:35-39.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Camptylonema Schmidle 1900.Publication:
Schmidle W. [Title pending]. Hedwigia 1900; 39:181.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Camptylorzema"; "Campulonema".
Later homonym of a genus of Amaryllidaceae (angiosperms).Publication:
Parte AC, Sarda Carbasse J, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Reimer LC, Goker M. List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5607-5612.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2 Total number of child taxa: 2