Species

Delias hyperapproximata Rothschild, 1915

    hyperapproximata Rothschild, 1915

Original Description

Delias hyperapproximata Rothschild, 1915

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, Keysser)
Additional information: "Delias pheres hyperapproximata Rothschild, holotype ♂, Papua New Guinea: Morobe Province - labelled 'Rawlinson Mts. Inland Huon Gulf (Keysser)/D. pheres hyperapproximata Rothsch./Type', in the British Museum (Natural History);" (Orr & Sibatani, 1985: 17-18).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Current country: Papua New Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Delias hyperapproximata Rothschild, 1915
Elevated to a species of Delias Hübner, 1819 by Orr & Sibatani (1985: 17). Treated as a species of Delias Hübner by Yagishita et al. (1993 [1]: 121), and van Mastrigt (2003: 66).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!