Transferred to Rhodosoma by Butler, 1876, Trans. zool. Soc. Lond.9: 534; then to Hayesiana by Fletcher & Nye, 1982, in Nye (ed.), Generic Names Moths of the World4: 74. Erroneously transferred implicitly to Rhodosoma by Zhu & Wang, 1997, Fauna Sinica Insecta 11: 317. Implicitly transferred back to Hayesiana by Kitching & Cadiou, 2000, Hawkmoths of the world: 47.