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Hedychrum virens Dahlbom, 1854

Hedychrum virens  Dahlbom, 1854
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Chorology: Turano-European
Chorology: Turano-European
Italian distribution of Hedychrum virens
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Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Elampini) Size (mm)
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Genus & species Hedychrum virens Dahlbom, 1854
Species group  
Original combination Hedychrum virens Dahlbom, 1854
Type series Syntypi (Mus.: Turin, Berlin)
Original description Magnum 3—3 1/2 lin. decimal. long. valde robustum cyaneum abdomine punctatissimo viridi-aurato, alis basi breviter subhyalinis, ceterum totis fumato-fuscis.
Mas vix 3 lin. decimal. long. vertice et pronoto viridibus, abdomine aurato-viridi.
Hedychrum virens Klug Mus. Berolin.
Femina 3 1/2 lin. decimal. long. capite thoraceque cyaneis levissime viridi-pictis, abdomine viridi-aurato.
Hedychrum nov. sp. " Mus. Spinolae.
Habitat in Rossia meridionali et Lusitania forte rarissime.
Observ. Mas. Caput normale, subangustum, confertim crasse punctatum cyaneum vertice viridi. Mandibulae rufo-brunneae, basi cyanescentes. Clipeus margine apicali gibbus, utriunque transverse concaviusculo-impressus. Palpi maxillaeque testaceo - brunnescentes. Thorax convexo - depressus. Pronotum viride, confertim crasse et irregulariter punctatum, antice nonnihil angustatum et hinc late subtrapezinum. Dorsulum minus confertim at paullo crassius irregulariter punctatum, scutellum punctis crassioribus l. politus foveolis orbiculatis adspersum, post-scutellum et mesopleurae rite punctato-reticulata, metanotum punctato-rugosum, — omnia una cum pectore cyanea, disco suturisque leviter viridi-picta. Pedes virescenti - cyanei; femora et tibiae posteriora uno latere, tibiarum ommium apices et omnes totique tarsi fusco-brunnea. Alarum tegulae nigro - fuscae, venae concolores: medialis et submedialis basi testaceae; venula transverso-medialis leviter inflexo-arcuata. Abdomen robustum latum modice convexum, totum dorso punctis crassiusculis crebre et irregulariter obsertum 1. quasi cribratum: punctis obliquis haud raro confluentibus; margo apicalis segmenti 3:tii ad utriumque latus nonnihil emarginatus et hinc angulo dentiformi munitus, spatium inter hos dentes convexo-arcuatum et in centro immersum 1. subimpressum; segmenta dorsalia viridia, disco aureo-nitida; macula basalis segmenti 1:mi subaenaea; segmenti 2:di et 3:tii margo basalis laevis subpolitus tenuiter nigro-piceus. Venter inaequalis, planiuscolo-fornicatus, nitidissimus punctis nonnullis adspersus, nigro-piceus, segmentis utrinque ante apicem macula parva viridi-lucida.
Femina quoad sculpturam et structuram ♂ simillima, et solum pictura atque magnitudine dignoscitur; scil. caput et thorax tota cyanea: tantum in regione stemmatum, in pronoti et mesopleurarum disco, in dorsuli utraque parte laterali, nec non in suturis et rugulis metanoti 1. maculae l. striolae indeterminatae virides observantur. Abdomen viridi aureum; segmenti 1:mi macula basalis, segmentique 2:di margines basalis et apicalis tenuiter, cupreo-nitidissimi.
Synonymy Hedychrum virens Dahlbom, 1854: 74. Syntypi ♂ and ♀, Russia, Portugal (Berlin).
Hedychrum flavitarse Costa, 1858: 19. Holotypus ?, Italy (Napoli).
Hedychrum phoenix Buysson, 1888: 2. Syntypi ♂, Palestine (Paris?).
Hedychrum grande Tournier, 1890: 23. Syntypi ♂ and ♀, Russia (Mus.?).
Hedychrum virens var. caucasicum Mocsáry, 1889: 171. Holotypus ♂, Russia (Vienna).
Hedychrum virens var. petri Semenov, 1967: 142. Holotypus ♀, Kazakhstan (St. Petersburg)
Systematic notes  

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World distribution
Type locality Russia, Portugal
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: SE Europe (Portugal), S URSS, Middle East, Turkey
Linsenmaier Greece, Rhodos, Cyprus, Palestine, Anatolia, S Russia, Spain
Other Authors S Europe, Turkey
Chorology Turano-European
Distribution notes  
Italian distribution according to the Checklist of the species of the Italian Fauna
Macroregion North (N): TRUE South (S): TRUE Sicily (Si): FALSE Sardinia (Sa): FALSE
Endemic FALSE
Italian distribution by Administrative Region (Personal evidences, Literature records and other sources)   
Adm. Region Literature records Personal records
Piemonte|Piedmont TRUE Abeille, 1879; Strumia, 2005; FALSE
Valle d'Aosta|Aosta V. FALSE FALSE
Lombardia|Lombardy FALSE FALSE
Trentino Alto Adige FALSE FALSE
Veneto FALSE FALSE
Friuli V.G. FALSE FALSE
Liguria FALSE FALSE
Emilia Romagna TRUE Strumia, 2005; FALSE
Toscana|Tuscany FALSE TRUE
Umbria FALSE FALSE
Marche FALSE FALSE
Lazio FALSE FALSE
Abruzzo FALSE FALSE
Molise FALSE FALSE
Campania TRUE Costa, 1858; FALSE
Puglia|Apulia FALSE TRUE
Basilicata FALSE FALSE
Calabria FALSE FALSE
Sicilia|Sicily FALSE FALSE
Sardegna|Sardinia FALSE FALSE
Distribution notes

Help AiutoBiology of Hedychrum virens Dahlbom, 1854

Known Hosts
Polyphagous
FALSE
 
Tenthredinidae
FALSE
Vespidae
FALSE
Eumenidae
FALSE
Masaridae
FALSE
Sphecidae
FALSE
Apidae
FALSE
Colletidae
FALSE
Halictidae
FALSE
Megachilidae
FALSE
Anthophoridae
FALSE
Lepidoptera
FALSE
Notes on Hosts
Known Habitat
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For citation purposes:

Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P., 2017 : Hedychrum virens Dahlbom, 1854 . In: Chrysis.net Database of the Italian Chrysididae, interim version 19 January 2017 . URL: http://www.chrysis.net/database/.