Species

Delias messalina Arora, 1983

    vigasa Parsons, 1989

Original Description

Delias messalina Arora subspecies vigasa Parsons, 1989

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 4.XII.1962, J. Sedlacek leg., genitalia vial no. BBMH MJP 038)
Current depository: BPBM, Honolulu

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Papua New Guinea: New Britain: Upper Warrongoi Riv, 1,000 m"
Current country: Papua New Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Delias messalina Arora subspecies vigasa Parsons, 1989