CONTENTS

The superfamily BOMBYCOIDEA
Wing venation
Resting posture of the adult
Male genitalia
Larvae
Host-plant realtionships

Family LASIOCAMPIDAE
Adults
Larvae
Subfamilies and groupings of Oriental genera
Host-plant preferences
Geography and habitat preference
Systematic account
   Bhima Moore
   Metanastria Hubner
   Lebeda Walker
   Paralebeda Aurivillius
   Streblote Hubner
   Suana Walker
   Lajonquiere Gen. n.
   Kunugia Nagano
   Takanea Nagano
   Arguda Moore
   Radhica Moore
   Syrastrena Moore
   Hallicarnia Kirby
   Odonestis Germar
   Odontocraspis Swinhoe
   Chonopla Lajonquiere
   Alompra Moore
   Trabala Walker
   Gastropacha Ochsenheimer
   Paradoxopla Lajonquiere
   Micropacha Roepke
   Euthrix Meigen

Family EUPTEROTIDAE
Adults
Eggs
Larvae
Pupae
Host-plant relationships and economic importance
Habitat and behaviour
Geography
Systematic account
   Eupterote Hubner
   Ganisa Walker
   Pseudojana Hampson
   Melanothrix Felder

Family BOMBYCIDAE
Adults
Eggs
Larvae
Pupae
Host-plants relationships
Zoogeography and habitat preference
Bibliographic note
Systematic account
   Bombyx Linnaeus
   Gunda Walker
   Ocinara Walker
   Trilocha Moore
   Penicillifera Dierl
   Ernolatia Walker
   Mustilia Walker
   Andraca Walker
   Prismosticta Butler

Family BRAHMAEIDAE
Adults
Eggs
Larvae
Pupae
Host-plants relationships
   Brahmaea Walker

Family SATURNIIDAE
Adults
Early stages
Host-plant relationships
Geography
Systematic account
   Actias Leech
   Antheraea Hubner
   Loepa Moore
   Lemaireia Nassig & Holloway
   Cricula Walker
   Attacus Linnaeus
   Archaeoattacus Watson
   Samia Hubner

Family SPHINGIDAE
Adults
Eggs
Larvae
Pupae
Higher classification
Host-plant relationships
Geography and habitat preference
Systematic account
   Agrius Hubner
   Megacorma Rothschild & Jordan
   Acherontia Laspeyres
   Meganoton Boisduval
   Psilogramma Rothschild & Jordan
   Dolbina Staudinger
   Amplypterus Hubner
   Ambulyx Westwood
   Clanis Hubner
   Marumba Moore
   Daphnusa Walker
   Cypa Walker
   Smerinthulus Huwe
   Degmaptera Hampson
   Callambulyx Rothschild & Jordan
   Sataspes Moore
   Cephonodes Hubner
   Gnathothlibus Wallengren
   Daphnis Hubner
   Elibia Hubner
   Acosmeryx Boisduval
   Gehlenia Bryk
   Panacra Walker
   Angonyx Boisduval
   Enpinanga Rothschild & Jordan
   Eurypteryx Felder
   Giganteopalpus Huwe
   Macroglossum Scopoli
   Hippotion Hubner
   Theretra Hubner
   Rhyncholaba Rothschild & Jordan
   Rhagastis Rothschild & Jordan
   Cechenena Rothschild & Jordan

Family uncertain
Kenguichardia Gen. n.

New taxa

New combinations

New synonymy

Status changes and revivals

Acknowledgements

References

Checklist


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