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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: Drepanoidea

Subfamilia: Cyclidiinae
Genus: Cyclidia
Species: C. dictyaria – C. fabiolaria – C. fractifasciata – C. muricolaria – C. orcifera – C. orciferaria – C. patulata – C. pitmani – C. rectificata – C. sericea – C. substigmaria – C. tetraspota

Cyclidia Guenée, 1857

Type species: Euchera substigmaria Hübner, [1831]

Nelcynda Walker, 1862
Type species: Nelcynda rectificata Walker, 1862 by monotypy.

Additional references

Chu, H.F. & Wamg, L.Y. 1987. A contribution to the taxonomy and zoogeography of the Cyclidiidae (Lepidoptera: Geometroidea). Acta Entomologica Sinica 30(2): 203–211.Abstract. Reference page.
Jiang, N., Liu, S-X., Xue, D-Y. & Han, H-X. 2016. A review of Cyclidiinae from China (Lepidoptera, Drepanidae). ZooKeys 553: 119–148. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.553.6153. Reference page.

Cyclidia is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Cyclidiinae. The genus was erected by Achille Guenée in 1857.[1]


Cyclidia dictyaria Swinhoe, 1899
Cyclidia diehli Lutz & Kobes, 2002
Cyclidia fabiolaria Oberthür, 1884
Cyclidia fractifasciata Leech, 1898
Cyclidia javana Aurivillius, 1894
Cyclidia orciferaria Walker, 1860
Cyclidia pitmani Moore, 1886
Cyclidia rectificata Walker, 1862
Cyclidia sericea Warren, 1922
Cyclidia substigmaria Hübner, 1825

Status unknown

Cyclidia fuscifusa Seitz, 1934

Former species

Cyclidia tetraspota Chu & Wang, 1987


Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.; Robinson, G.; Pitkin, B.; Hine, A.; Lyal, C., eds. (2003). "Cyclidia". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index. Natural History Museum. Retrieved September 12, 2018.

Chu, H.F. & L.Y. Wang, 1987: A contribution to the taxonomy and zoogeography of the Cyclidiidae (Lepidoptera: Geometroidea). Acta Entomologica Sinica 30 (2): 203-211.

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