Type(s) [Indonesia:] Java [Jawa Tengah], Samarang [Semarang] [coll. C. Stoll].
Transferred to Amplypterus by Hübner, , Verz. bekannter Schmett.: 133. Transferred to Calymnia by Walker, 1856, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 8: 124. Transferred to Compsogene by Rothschild & Jordan, 1903, Novit. zool. 9 (suppl.): 188. Transferred back to Amplypterus by Fletcher & Nye, 1982, in Nye (ed.), Generic Names Moths of the World 4: 10. Implicitly transferred to Compsogene by Zhu & Wang, 1997, Fauna Sinica Insecta 11: 223. Implicitly transferred back to Amplypterus by Kitching & Cadiou, 2000, Hawkmoths of the world: 39.