Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Marumba Moore, 1882
2 : 8.
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI
List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus.
by subsequent designation by
Type(s) [SRI LANKA] CEYLON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-
The lectotype designation was made by Swinhoe, 1892, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera Colln Oxf. Univ. Mus. 1: 27.
MARUMBA was included within the subfamily SPHINGIDAE: SMERINTHINAE by Lemaire & Minet, in Kristensen (1999).
Kitching & Cadiou (2000) include BURROWSIA Tutt, 1902; KAYEIA Tutt, 1902 and SICHIA Tutt, 1902 as junior synonyms of MARUMBA Moore, 1882.
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