LECTOTYPE ♂ [India: Maharashtra,] Bombay [Mumbai] (ex coll. Moore) [NHMUK]; designated by Kitching & Cadiou, 2000, Hawkmoths of the world: 173.
Transferred to Theretra by Rothschild & Jordan, 1903, Novit. zool. 9 (suppl.): 764 (key), 788. Transferred to Rhagastis by Melichar et al., 2018, A field guide to hawkmoths of the state of Karnataka, India: 100.