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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
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: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Cladus: Macroheterocera
Superfamilia: Bombycoidea

Familia: Sphingidae
Subfamilia: Smerinthinae
Tribus: Smerinthini
Genus: Sataspes
Species: S. caerulea – S. cerberus – S. infernalis – S. javanica – S. leyteana – S. negrosiana – S. ribbei – S. scotti – S. tagalica – S. xylocoparis

Sataspes Moore, 1858

Type species: Sesia infernalis Westwood, 1847

Myodezia Boisduval

Additional references

Brechlin R. & I.J. Kitching, 2009: Ein Überblick über die Gattung Sataspes MOORE, [1858] mit Beschreibung zweier neuer Arten von den Philippinen (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). Entomo-Satsphingia 2(1): 13–22.
Hogenes, W. & C.G. Treadaway, 1998: The Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) of the Philippines. Nachrichten des Entomologischen Vereins Apollo Supplement 17: 17–132.
Melichar, T., Řezáč, M. & Ilčiková, A. 2015. A new species of the genus Sataspes Moore, [1858] (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) from Indonesia. The European Entomologist 7(4): 93–112. full article (PDF). Reference page.

Sataspes is a genus of moths in the family Sphingidae erected by Frederic Moore in 1858.[1] They are mimics of carpenter bees.

Sataspes cerberus Semper, 1896
Sataspes infernalis (Westwood, 1847)
Sataspes javanica Roepke, 1941
Sataspes leyteana Brechlin & Kitching, 2009
Sataspes negrosiana Brechlin & Kitching, 2009
Sataspes ribbei Rober, 1885
Sataspes scotti Jordan, 1926
Sataspes tagalica Boisduval, 1875
Sataspes xylocoparis Butler, 1875


Savela, Markku. "Sataspes Moore, [1858]". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved December 20, 2018.

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