Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837)

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Family Synonyms

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Subfamilies

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Agliinae Subfamily  
Arsenurinae Subfamily  
Bunaeinae Subfamily  
Ceratocampinae Subfamily  
Cercophaninae Subfamily  
Cyrtogoniinae Packard, 1902 Synonym of subfamily  
Decachordiicae Bouvier, 1934 Synonym of subfamily  
Goodiicae Jordan, 1922 Synonym of subfamily  
Hemileucinae Subfamily  
Holocerinae Packard, 1914 Synonym of subfamily  
Ludiinae Aurivillius, 1904 Synonym of subfamily Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Micragoninae Cockerell, 1914 Subfamily  
Oxyteninae Subfamily  
Salassinae Subfamily  
Saturniinae Subfamily  

Genera

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
Acanthocampa Packard, 1902 Synonym of genus  
Adafroptilum Darge, 2004 Genus Darge Ph. 2004b. Adafroptilum, nouveau nom pour Afroptilum Darge, 2003 (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Mulhouse 60(1):12.
Afroptilum Darge, 2003 Unavailable name Darge Ph. 2003. Saturniidae. Catalogue commenté et illustré des Lépidoptères Saturniidae de l'Afrique du Centre et de l'Ouest, avec des renseignements sur les espèces des autres régions de l'Afrique continentale. - — 2:167–275, pl. 14–21.
Alindabunaea Stoneham, 1962 Synonym of genus  
Ancalaespina Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Angas Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1865. Heterocer-Fjärilar, samlade i Kafferlandet af J. A. Wahlberg. - Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 5(4):1–83.
Angelica Distant, 1903 Synonym of genus Distant W. L. 1903. Insecta Transvaaliensia: a contribution to a knowledge of the Entomology of South Africa. Order Lepidoptera. Suborder Heterocera. - — :49–96, pls. iii–viii.
Antherina Sonthonnax, 1901 Genus  
Antistathmoptera Tams, 1935 Genus  
Aphelia Westwood, 1849 Unavailable name  
Argema Wallengren, 1858 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Asthenia Westwood, 1841 Genus  
Athletes Karsch, 1896 Genus  
Aurivillius Packard, 1902 Genus  
Bolocera Kirby, 1892 Unavailable name  
Bunaea Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Bunaeoides Cooper, 2002 Synonym of genus  
Bunaeopsis Bouvier, 1927 Genus  
Campimoptilum Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896c. Berichtigungen und Ergänzungen zu W. Rothschild: "Notes on Saturniidae". - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(16):246–255.
Camponoptilum Strand, 1909 Unavailable name  
Capena Fawcett, 1916 Synonym of genus Fawcett J. M. 1916. Notes on a collection of Heterocera made by Mr. W. Feather in British East Africa, 1911–13. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(4):707–737, pl. 1.
Carnegia Holland, 1896 Genus  
Ceranchia Butler, 1878 Genus Butler A. G. 1878d. Descriptions of some new genera and species of Lepidoptera from Old Calabar and Madagascar. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 2(12):455–465.
Cerina Vuillet, 1911 Unavailable name  
Cinabra Sonthonnax, 1901 Genus Sonthonnax L. 1901. Essai de classification des Lépidoptères producteurs de soie. Saturniens. - — 3:1–76, pls. 1–29.
Cirina Walker, 1855 Genus  
Cometesia Bouvier, 1928 Synonym of genus  
Cremastochrysallis Karsch, 1892 Synonym of genus Karsch F. 1892c. Verzeichniss der von Herrn Dr. Paul Preuss in Kamerun beobachteten Saturniiden. - Berliner entomologische Zeitschrift 37(4):495–505, pls. 19–20.
Cyanissa Crawley, 1886 Unavailable name  
Cyrtogone Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Decachorda Aurivillius, 1898 Genus Aurivillius C. 1898c. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 4. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 19(3–4):177–186.
Dogoia Bouyer, 2015 Genus Bouyer Th. 2015. Description d'un nouveau genre de Saturniidae africain Dogoia n. gen. (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae, Saturniinae). - Entomologia Africana 20(1):7–16.
Drepanoptera Rothschild, 1895 Synonym of genus Rothschild W. 1895b. Notes on Saturniidae; with a preliminary revision of the family down to the genus Automeris, and descriptions of some new species. - Novitates Zoologicae 2(1–3):35–51.
Eochroa Felder, 1874 Genus  
Eosia Le Cerf, 1911 Genus Le Cerf F. 1911c. Collections recueillies en Afrique orientale par le Baron Maurice de Rothschild (Lépidoptères) en 1905. Lépidoptères hétérocères. (Saturnidae.) - Bulletin du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle 17:307–309.
Epiphora Wallengren, 1860 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1860. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 4(2):33–46, (6): 161–176.
Euaurivillius Packard, 1902 Synonym of genus  
Eudaemonia Hübner, 1819 Genus  
Euphranor Herrich-Schäffer, 1858 Unavailable name  
Eustera Duncan & Westwood, 1841 Synonym of genus  
Faidherbia Guérin-Méneville, 1865 Synonym of genus Guérin-Méneville F. E. 1865. Cryptogame sur un Sphinx de l'ile Maurice. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France (4)5:lviii.
Falcipennae Pinhey, 1972 Synonym of genus Pinhey E. C. G. 1972b. Emperor moths of South and South-Central Africa. - — :i–xi, 1–150, pls. 1–43.
Gonimbrasa Pagenstecher, 1909 Unavailable name  
Gonimbrasia Butler, 1878 Genus Butler A. G. 1878d. Descriptions of some new genera and species of Lepidoptera from Old Calabar and Madagascar. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 2(12):455–465.
Goodia Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893e. New species of West African Drepanulidae. - Entomological News 4:171–181, pl. 1.
Guillemeia Sonthonnax, 1899 Synonym of genus  
Gynanisa Walker, 1855 Genus  
Heniocha Hübner, 1819 Genus  
Heniochella Cooper & Cooper, 2002 Synonym of genus Cooper M. R. & Cooper M. D. 2002. The emperor moths of KwaZulu-Natal. - — :1–103.
Heniucha Pagenstecher, 1909 Unavailable name  
Henucha Walker, 1855 Unavailable name  
Holocera Felder, 1874 Unavailable name  
Holocerina Pinhey, 1956 Genus  
Hyperchirioides Lemaire, 1981 Synonym of genus  
Imbrasia Hübner, 1819 Genus  
Lasioptila Kirby, 1896 Synonym of genus Kirby W. F. 1896. On a collection of moths from East Africa formed by Dr. W. J. Ansorge, Medical Officer to the Uganda Administration. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 18(107):375–396, pl. 19.
Leucopteryx Packard, 1903 Genus  
Lobobunaea Packard, 1901 Genus  
Lobobunaeoides Cooper, 2002 Synonym of genus  
Lomelia Duncan & Westwood, 1841 Synonym of genus  
Ludia Wallengren, 1865 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1865. Heterocer-Fjärilar, samlade i Kafferlandet af J. A. Wahlberg. - Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 5(4):1–83.
Maltagorea Bouyer, 1993 Genus Bouyer Th. 1993. Maltagorea n. gen., un nouveau genre de Saturniidae malgache (Lepidoptera : Saturniidae, Saturniinae, Pseudapheliini) - Lambillionea 93(1):97–102.
Melanocera Sonthonnax, 1901 Genus  
Micragone Walker, 1855 Genus  
Microgone Walker, 1855 Unavailable name  
Neolobobunaea Cooper, 2002 Synonym of genus  
Nudaurelia Rothschild, 1895 Genus Rothschild W. 1895b. Notes on Saturniidae; with a preliminary revision of the family down to the genus Automeris, and descriptions of some new species. - Novitates Zoologicae 2(1–3):35–51.
Oberprieleria Cooper & Cooper, 2002 Synonym of genus Cooper M. R. & Cooper M. D. 2002. The emperor moths of KwaZulu-Natal. - — :1–103.
Orthogonioptilum Karsch, 1892 Genus Karsch F. 1892c. Verzeichniss der von Herrn Dr. Paul Preuss in Kamerun beobachteten Saturniiden. - Berliner entomologische Zeitschrift 37(4):495–505, pls. 19–20.
Parabunaeopsis Bouvier, 1934 Synonym of genus  
Parusta Rothschild, 1907 Genus Rothschild W. 1907c. New African Saturniidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 20:1–10.
Protogynanisa Rougeot, 1971 Genus  
Pselaphelia Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Pseudantheraea Weymer, 1892 Genus Weymer G. W. 1892. Exotische Lepidopteren VI. Aus dem Afrikanischen Faunagebiet. - Stettiner Entomologische Zeitung 53(4–5):79–125.
Pseudantherea Bouyer, 1999 Unavailable name  
Pseudaphelia Kirby, 1892 Genus  
Pseudimbrasia Rougeot, 1962 Genus Rougeot P. C. 1962a. Les Lépidoptères de l'Afrique noire occidentale. - Bulletin de l'Institut fondamental d'Afrique noire 14(4):1–214.
Pseudobunaea Bouvier, 1927 Genus  
Pseudoludia Strand, 1911 Genus  
Rohaniella Bouvier, 1927 Genus  
Rougeotella Cooper, 2002 Synonym of genus  
Sculna Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Tagoropsiella Darge, 2008 Genus Darge Ph. 2008g. Etude du complexe de Tagaropsis ikondae Rougeot, 1973, avec description d'un genre nouveau et de nouvelles espèces dans ce genre (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae, Saturniinae). - Saturnafrica 2:27–39.
Tagoropsis Felder, 1874 Genus  
Thyelia Walker, 1865 Unavailable name  
Thyelia auct. Synonym of genus  
Thyella Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Ubaena Karsch, 1900 Genus Karsch F. 1900d. Drei neue Lepidopteren aus Ostafrika gesammelt von Herrn Stabsarzt Dr. Fülleborn. - Entomologische Nachrichten 26(23):353–359.
Urota Westwood, 1849 Genus  
Usta Wallengren, 1863 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
Vegetia Jordan, 1922 Genus Jordan K. 1922b. A monograph of the Saturnian subfamily Ludiinae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:249–326.
Yatanga Darge, 2008 Synonym of genus Darge Ph. 2008d. Démembrement du genre Goodia Holland et description de Yatanga nouveau genre (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae, Saturniinae, Micragonini). - Saturnafrica 2:11–18.