Saturnia cachara

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Taxonavigation: Bombycoidea 

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
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Cladus: Macroheterocera
Superfamilia: Bombycoidea

Familia: Saturniidae
Subfamilia: Saturniinae
Tribus: Saturniini
Genus: Saturnia
Subgenus: Saturnia (Cachosaturnia)
Species: Saturnia cachara



Saturnia cachara (Moore, 1872)

Type locality: India, Assam State, Cachar District, N. Cachar.

Lectotype: BMNH. male ♂. (lectotype Caligula cachara designated by Naumann, Löffler & Nässig, 2012: 110)


  • Caligula cachara Moore, 1872 (original combination)
  • Saturnia (Cachosaturnia) cachara (Moore): Naumann, Löffler & Nässig, 2012: 110
  • Saturnia microcaligula Nässig, 1994
  • Saturnia (Rinaca) microcaligula Nässig, 1994 (synonymized by Brosch et al. 1999: 47)
    • Type locality: N. Vietnam, vic. Cha Pa, Mt. Fan Si Pan, ca. 2400m, 22º15'N, 103º46'E.
      • Holotype: BMNH. male ♂. 8-29.V.1993. legit Sinjaev & Simonov.



Additional references



  • Kirby Wolfe female and larva [1]