Parelodina aroaAndrew V. Z. Brower
A monobasic genus from the central highlands of New Guinea. The generic name stems from its resemblance to the pierid genus Elodina, although Parsons (1999) thinks that it is more likely mimetic of Delias spp.
Parsons, M. 1999 The butterflies of Papua New Guinea: their systematics and biology. San Diego: Academic Press.
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