Delias is a genus of butterflies. There are about 250 species of Delias, found in South Asia and Australia. Delias is considered to have its evolutionary origins in the Australian region.

Species

  • The singhapuraspecies group
    • Delias agoranisGrose-Smith, 1887
    • Delias kuehniHonrath, 1887 (or Delias kuhni)
    • Delias singhapura(Wallace, 1867)
    • Delias themis(Hewitson, 1861)
  • The nysa species group
    • Delias battanaFruhstorfer, 1896
    • Delias blanca(Felder, C & R Felder, 1862)
    • Delias dice(van Vollenhoven, 1865)
    • Delias dumasiRothschild, 1925
    • Delias ennianaOberthür, 1880
    • Delias fruhstorferi(Honrath, 1891)
    • Delias ganymedesOkumoto, 1981
    • Delias georgina(Felder, C & R Felder, 1861)
    • Delias hempeliDannatt, 1904
    • Delias lemoultiTalbot, 1931
    • Delias manuselensisTalbot, 1920
    • Delias maudeiJoicey & Noakes, 1915
    • Delias momea(Boisduval, 1836)
    • Delias nuydaorumSchröder, H, 1975
    • Delias nysa(Fabricius, 1775)
    • Delias pullaTalbot, 1937
    • Delias ribbeiRöber, 1886
    • Delias schoenigiSchröder, H, 1975
    • Delias schuppiTalbot, 1928
    • Delias vietnamensisMonastyrskii & Devyatkin, 2000
    • Delias waterstradtiRothschild, 1915
  • The chrysomelaena species group
    • Delias calibanGrose-Smith, 1897
    • Delias chrysomelaena(van Vollenhoven, 1866)
    • Delias ladasGrose-Smith, 1894
    • Delias talbotiJoicey & Noakes, 1915
    • Delias totilaHeller, 1896
  • The stresemanni species group
    • Delias lecerfiJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias schmassmanniJoicey & Talbot, 1923
    • Delias stresemanniRothschild, 1915
  • The geraldina species group
    • Delias abrophoraRoepke, 1955
    • Delias argentataRoepke, 1955
    • Delias aroae(Ribbe, 1900)
    • Delias cuningputi(Ribbe, 1900)
    • Delias daniensisvan Mastrigt, 2003
    • Delias destrigatavan Mastrigt, 1996
    • Delias dortheysivan Mastrigt, 2002
    • Delias eudiabolusRothschild, 1915
    • Delias fascelisJordan, 1912
    • Delias geraldinaGrose-Smith, 1894
    • Delias heroniKenrick, 1909
    • Delias hikaruiYagishita, 1993
    • Delias hypomelasRothschild & Jordan, 1907
    • Delias imitatorKenrick, 1911
    • Delias inopinataLachlan, 2000
    • Delias itamputiRibbe, 1900
    • Delias langdaGerrits & van Mastrigt, 1992
    • Delias microstichaRothschild, 1904
    • Delias nigropunctataJoicey & Noakes, 1915
    • Delias oktanglapvan Mastrigt, 1990
    • Delias pheresJordan, 1912
    • Delias rileyiJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias sagessaFruhstorfer, 1910
    • Delias sinakMastrigt, 1990
    • Delias sphenodiscusRoepke, 1955
    • Delias subapicalisOrr & Sibatani, 1985
    • Delias takashiiSakuma, 1999
    • Delias thompsoniJoicey & Talbot, 1916
  • The eichhorni species group
    • Delias antaraRoepke, 1955
    • Delias carstenszianaRothschild, 1915
    • Delias catisaJordan, 1912
    • Delias eichhorniRothschild, 1904
    • Delias fraterJordan, 1912
    • Delias gilliardiSanford & Bennett, 1955
    • Delias hallstromiSanford & Bennett, 1955
    • Delias leucobaliaJordan, 1912
    • Delias muliensisMorinaka, van Mastrigt & Sibatani, 1991
    • Delias toxopeiRoepke, 1955
  • The bornemanni species group
    • Delias bornemanniRibbe, 1900
    • Delias caroliKenrick, 1909
    • Delias castaneusKenrick, 1909
    • Delias naisJordan, 1912
    • Delias prattiKenrick, 1909
    • Delias zebraRoepke, 1955
  • The iltis species group
    • Delias arabuanaRoepke, 1955
    • Delias awongkorvan Mastrigt, 1989
    • Delias bakeriKenrick, 1909
    • Delias callistaJordan, 1912
    • Delias flavistrigaRoepke, 1955
    • Delias iltisRibbe, 1900
    • Delias luctuosaJordan, 1912
    • Delias mesoblemaJordan, 1912
    • Delias raymondiSchröder & Treadaway, 1982
  • The weiskei species group
    • Delias callimaRothschild & Jordan, 1905
    • Delias campbelliJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias hapalinaJordan, 1912
    • Delias leuciasJordan, 1912
    • Delias margueritaJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias nieuwenhuisivan Mastrigt, 1990
    • Delias phippsiJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias pseodomargueritaGerrits & van Mastrigt, 1992
    • Delias rosamontanaRoepke, 1955
    • Delias tesseiJoicey & Talbot, 1916
    • Delias virgoGerrits & van Mastrigt, 1992
    • Delias weiskeiRibbe, 1900
  • The kummeri species group
    • Delias alepaJordan, 1912
    • Delias bothwelliKenrick, 1909
    • Delias dixeyiKenrick, 1909
    • Delias isocharisRothschild & Jordan, 1907
    • Delias kummeriRibbe, 1900
    • Delias ligataRothschild, 1904
    • Delias strixYagishita, 1993
  • The nigrina species group
    • Delias buruanaRothschild, 1899
    • Delias dohertyi(Oberthür, 1894)
    • Delias duris(Hewitson, 1861)
    • Delias eximiaRothschild, 1925
    • Delias funereaRothschild, 1894
    • Delias joiceyiTalbot, 1920
    • Delias nigrina(Fabricius, 1775)
    • Delias ornytion(Godman & Salvin, 1881)
    • Delias proutiJoicey & Talbot, 1923
    • Delias wollastoniRothschild, 1915
  • The belladonna species group
    • Delias belladonna(Fabricius, 1793)
    • Delias benasuMartin, L, 1913
    • Delias berinda(Moore, 1872)
    • Delias lativittaLeech, 1893
    • Delias patruaLeech, 1890
    • Delias sanaca(Moore, 1857)
    • Delias subnubilaLeech, 1893
    • Delias wilemaniJordan, 1925
  • The aglaia/pasithoe species group
  • The albertisi species group
    • Delias albertisi(Oberthür, 1880)
    • Delias discusHonrath, 1886
    • Delias telefominensisYagishita, 1993
  • The clathrata species group
    • Delias autumnalisRoepke, 1955
    • Delias bobagavan Mastrigt, 1996
    • Delias catocaustaJordan, 1912
    • Delias clathrataRothschild, 1904
    • Delias elongatusKenrick, 1911
    • Delias fiorettivan Mastrigt, 1996
    • Delias hiemalisRoepke, 1955
    • Delias hemianopsGerrits & van Mastrigt, 1992
    • Delias inexpectataRothschild, 1915
    • Delias klossiRothschild, 1915
    • Delias mariaeJoicey & Talbot, 1916
    • Delias menooensisJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias miraRothschild, 1904
    • Delias nakanokeikoaeYagishita, 1993
    • Delias neeltjeGerrits & van Mastrigt, 1992
    • Delias roepkeiSanford & Bennett, 1955
    • Delias sawyerivan Mastrigt, 2000
    • Delias sigitvan Mastrigt, 1990
    • Delias walshaeRoepke, 1955
  • The niepelti species group
  • The belisama species group
  • The dorimene species group
    • Delias agostina(Hewitson, 1852)
    • Delias albertiRothschild, 1904
    • Delias apatelaJoicey & Talbot, 1923
    • Delias baracasaSemper, G, 1890
    • Delias biakaJoicey & Noakes, 1915
    • Delias dorimene(Stoll, 1782)
    • Delias dorylaea(Felder, C & R Felder, 1865)
    • Delias echidna(Hewitson, 1861)
    • Delias eileenaeJoicey & Talbot, 1927
    • Delias gabia(Boisduval, 1832)
    • Delias hippodamia(Wallace, 1867)
    • Delias mavroneriaFruhstorfer, 1914
    • Delias melusinaStaudinger, 1890
    • Delias narsesHeller, 1896
    • Delias rothschildiHolland, W, 1900
    • Delias subviridisJoicey & Talbot, 1922
  • The isse species group
    • Delias bosnikianaJoicey & Noakes, 1915
    • Delias candida(van Vollenhoven, 1865)
    • Delias ennia(Wallace, 1867)
    • Delias isse(Cramer, 1775)
    • Delias lytaea(Godman & Salvin, 1878)
    • Delias periboea(Godart, 1819)
    • Delias sachaGrose-Smith, 1895
  • The hyparete species group
    • Delias argenthona(Fabricius, 1793)
    • Delias bagoe(Boisduval, 1832)
    • Delias ceneus(Linnaeus, 1758)
    • Delias eucharis(Drury, 1773)
    • Delias euphemiaGrose-Smith, 1894
    • Delias fasciataRothschild, 1894
    • Delias doyleiSanford & Bennett, 1955
    • Delias hyparete(Linnaeus, 1758)
    • Delias mitisiStaudinger, 1895
    • Delias mysis(Fabricius, 1775)
    • Delias lara(Boisduval, 1836)
    • Delias periboea(Godart, 1819)
    • Delias poecilea(van Vollenhoven, 1865)
    • Delias rosenbergii(van Vollenhoven, 1865)
    • Delias salviniButler, 1882
    • Delias sambawanaRothschild, 1894
    • Delias schoenbergiRothschild, 1895
    • Delias timorensis(Boisduval, 1836)
  • Incertae sedis
    • Delias africanusKenrick, 1911
    • Delias akikoaeMorita, 2001
    • Delias akrikensisLachlan, 1999
    • Delias angabunganaTalbot, 1928
    • Delias binniensisLachlan, 2000
    • Delias brandtiMüller, C, 2001
    • Delias chimbuOrr & Sibatani, 1986
    • Delias cumanauvan Mastrigt, 2006
    • Delias duraivan Mastrigt, 2006
    • Delias endelaJordan, 1930
    • Delias eschatiaJoicey & Talbot, 1923
    • Delias felisLachlan, 2000
    • Delias flavissimaOrr & Sibatani, 1985
    • Delias fojaensisvan Mastrigt, 2006
    • Delias hagenensisMorinaka, van Mastrigt & Sibatani, 1993
    • Delias hidecoaeNakano, 1993
    • Delias kazueaeKitahara, 1986
    • Delias kikuoiOkano, 1989
    • Delias konokonoOrr & Sibatani, 1986
    • Delias kristianiaevan Mastrigt, 2006
    • Delias laknekeiMiller, L, Simon & Wills, 2007
    • Delias magsadanaYamamoto, 1995
    • Delias mandayaYamamoto & Takei, 1982
    • Delias manuselensisTalbot, 1920
    • Delias mayrhoferiBang-Haas, O, 1939
    • Delias messalinaArora, 1983
    • Delias mullerensisMorinaka & Nakazawa, 1999
    • Delias ormoensisvan Mastrigt, 2006
    • Delias paoaiensisInomata & Nakano, 1987
    • Delias shirozuiYata, 1981
    • Delias shunichiiMorita, 1996
    • Delias viduaJoicey & Talbot, 1922
    • Delias yagishitaiMorita, 2003