Species

Delias messalina Arora, 1983

    orientalis Arora, 1983

Original Description

Delias messalina ssp. orientalis Arora, 1983

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 28.X.1965, Royal Society Expedition leg.)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Solomon Islands: Santa Ysabel, Tetamba village gdn., native colls."
Current country: Solomon Islands

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Delias messalina ssp. orientalis Arora, 1983