Species

Delias leucias Jordan, 1912

    roepkei Nieuwenhuis & Howarth, 1969

Original Description

Delias leucias Jordan ssp. roepkei Nieuwenhuis & Howarth, 1969

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 5.VIII.1962)
Current depository: NHMR, Rotterdam

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Mandated New Guinea, Telefomin, 1700 m"
Current country: Indonesia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Delias leucias Jordan ssp. roepkei Nieuwenhuis & Howarth, 1969

Remarks

Probably a junior primary homonym of Delias mira roepkei Sanford & Bennett, 1955 - check!