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Taxonavigation: Hepialoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Exoporia
Superfamilia: Hepialoidea

Familia: Hepialidae
Genus: Napialus
Species (6):
N. chenzhouensis – N. chongquingensis – N. hunanensis – N. jiangxiensis – N. kulingi – N. spinosus


Napialus H.F. Chu & L.Y. Wang, 1985

Type locality: Napialus hunanensis H.F. Chu & L.Y. Wang, 1985 by original designation.


  • Chu, H.F. & Wang, L.Y. 1985. ‘Insect-herb’ versus Hepialids with descriptions of new genera and new species of Chinese Hepialidae. Sinozoologia 3: 121–134. Reference page
  • Chu, H.F. , Wang, L.Y. & Han, H.X., 2004: Insecta. Vol. 38. Lepidoptera, Hepialidae, Epiplemidae. Science Press, Beijing, 1-291.
  • Daniel, F., 1940: Die Cossidae und Hepialidae der Ausbeuten Hone. Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 30: 1004–1020. Full article: [1]
  • Li, W.C & Wei, H.Y. 2014: Notes on the genus Napialus Chu & Wang (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae), with description of a new species from China. Zootaxa 3793(3): 387–392. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3793.3.7 Reference page
  • Nielsen, E.S. ; G.S. Robinson & D.L. Wagner, 2000: Ghost-moths of the world: a global inventory and bibliography of the Exoporia (Mnesarchaeoidea and Hepialoidea) (Lepidoptera). Journal of Natural History 34 (6): 823–878.
  • Wu, W.W., 1992: A new species of the genus Napialus (Lepidoptera, Hepialidae) from Chongqing, China. Entomotaxonomia, 14 (1): 55–56.