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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Saturniidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Oxytenidae
Family recognized by GBIF classification
Saturniidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Entomology, CalPhotos, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, University of Alberta Museums, Animal Diversity Web, IUCN, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Estonia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, Gabon Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Kenya Species List, Kosovo Species List, Latvia Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norway Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Serbia Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Turkey Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Saturniidae Boisduval 1837

Alternative Names

? fossilis Cockerell, 1914
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Afroptilum Darge 2003
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Antheraeopsis Wood-Mason 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aphelia Westwood 1849
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Arias Lemaire 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Automerula Michener 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bolocera Kirby 1892
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Bouvierina Michener 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Camponoptilum Strand 1909
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Cerina Vuillet 1911
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Cyanissa Crawley 1886
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Echidna Hübner 1807
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Eoholocerina Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eudia Jordan 1911
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Euphranor Herrich-Schäffer 1858
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Gonimbrasa Pagenstecher 1909
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Heniucha Pagenstecher 1909
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Henucha Walker 1855
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Holocera Felder 1874
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Jaiba Lemaire, Tangerini & Mielke 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Microgone Walker 1855
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Montanaurelia Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Montanimbrasia Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moureia Orfila & Rossi 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neoathletes Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neobunaeopsis Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neovegetia Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pavonia Hübner 1819
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pinheyella Cooper & Cooper 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plateia Hübner 1820
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Platysamia Grote 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proactias Arora & Gupta 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Problepsis Herrich-Schäffer 1856
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudantherea Bouyer 1999
Misapplied according to GBIF classification
Telea Hübner 1819
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thyelia Walker 1865
Misapplied according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

giant silkworm moths preferred

Finnish

Riikinkukkokehrääjät preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

German

Pfauenspinner preferred
Recognized by mckinnel and admin

Japanese

ヤママユガ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
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Curated hierarchies for Saturniidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Pancrustacea
Hexapoda
Insecta
Pterygota
Neoptera
Endopterygota
Amphiesmenoptera
Lepidoptera
Glossata
Coelolepida
Myoglossata
Neolepidoptera
Heteroneura
Eulepidoptera
Ditrysia
Apoditrysia
Obtectomera
Macroheterocera
Bombycoidea
Saturniidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Lepidoptera
Saturniidae (this page)
42182 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.