Original taxon name: Aptinus (Aptinus) merditanus orientalis subsp. n.
Author of the original taxon name: Hůrka, ?.
Classic locality: Bulg. Maleševska planina, Gorna Breznica 700 m
Reference where the scientific name of taxon was first described in: Hůrka, ?. (1988). A revision of the East-Mediterranean species of Aptinus and notes on the Brachinus plagiatus group (Col., Carabidae, Brachininae). Acta entomologica Bohemoslovaca, 85(4): 287-306 pp.
Economy where the taxon was described in: BGR
Specific description of the place: Maleshevska planina, Gorna Breznica
Global distribution of taxon: BGD,MKD
Reference where the scientific name of taxon was accepted in: Löbl, I. & Löbl, D. (eds.) (2017). Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera Volume 1 Revised and Updated Edition. Archostemata - Myxophaga - Adephaga. Brill. Leiden-Boston: 1443 pp pp.