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Spintharina cuprata Dahlbom, 1854


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Chorology: W-Mediterranean
Chorology: W-Mediterranean
Italian distribution of Spintharina cuprata
Italian distribution







 

Help AiutoSystematic position of Spintharina cuprata Dahlbom, 1854

Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Chrysidini) Size (mm)
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Genus & species Spintharina cuprata Dahlbom, 1854
Species group cuprata
Original combination Chrysis cuprata Dahlbom, 1854
Type series Holotypus ♀ (Mus.: Berlin)
Original description ♀. Subparva vix 2 lin, decimal. long. robustula crasse punctata cyaneo-viridis, vertice, thoracis abdominisque dorso viridi-cupreis, ventre maxime fornicato nigro-aeneo levissime viridi-picto, serie ante-apicali foveolis rotundis profundis subpellucidis numerosis distinctissimis, alis subhyalinis venis fuscis.

Chrysis cuprata Hoffmannsegg secund. Mus. Berolin.
Spintharis cuprata Klug Mus. Berolin.

Habitat in Sicilia, D. Zeller Mus. Berolin.

Observ. Habitus fere Chrysidis integrellae (No. 73). Corpus cinereo-pubescens et pilosellum. Occiput modice punctatum et frons punctulata aenescenti-viridia. Vertex crasse punctato-reticulatus aeneo-cupreus. Frontis sulcus medianus politus impunctatus. Antennae mediocres robustae basi virescentes, medio fuscae, apice brunneae. Clypeus ut in Chryside crassimargo constructus at brevior, disco aeneo - cupreus; mandibulae quoque ut in Chr. crassimargo pictae. Thoracis dorsum et mesopleurae crasse punctato-reticulata. Pronoti pars colliformis violascens, macula centrali viridi, utrinque fovea profunda orbiculata; pars posterior pronoti, dorsulum, scutellum et mesopleurarum discus viridi-aeneo-cuprea; metanotum et pleurae viridia. Tegulae virides nitidae testaceo-marginatae. Pronoti pars posterior antice impressione centrali irregulari. Sternum nitidum parce punctulatum cyaneum limbo viridi. Abdomen mediocre subovatum, dorso modice convexum, viridi- aut subaeneo-cupreum, parum nitidum; segmenta l:mum, 2:dum et 3:tium modice confertim punctata; margo apicalis humilis prominulus arcuatus. Pedes virides tarsis brunneo-testaceis. Cellula radialis ovato-lanceolata subcompleta, scil. venae radialis apex costae intactae approximatus: apertura igitur valde angusta.
Synonymy cuprata var. splendens Traut. cupratoides Bohart
Systematic notes  

Help AiutoGeographic distribution of Spintharina cuprata Dahlbom, 1854

World distribution
Type locality Sicily
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: S Europe (Italy: Sicily), N Africa
Linsenmaier S Europe, Sicily, France, Portugal, Spain, Dalmatia, Caucasus, N Africa
Other Authors W Palaearctic
Chorology W-Mediterranean
Distribution notes  
Italian distribution according to the Checklist of the species of the Italian Fauna
Macroregion North (N): TRUE South (S): FALSE Sicily (Si): TRUE 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 FALSE FALSE
Valle d'Aosta|Aosta V. FALSE FALSE
Lombardia|Lombardy FALSE FALSE
Trentino Alto Adige TRUE Dalla Torre & Kohl, 1879; Trautmann, 1930; FALSE
Veneto FALSE FALSE
Friuli V.G. FALSE FALSE
Liguria TRUE Strumia, 2005; FALSE
Emilia Romagna FALSE FALSE
Toscana|Tuscany FALSE FALSE
Umbria TRUE Trautmann, 1926; Linsenmaier, 1997; FALSE
Marche FALSE FALSE
Lazio FALSE FALSE
Abruzzo FALSE FALSE
Molise FALSE FALSE
Campania FALSE FALSE
Puglia|Apulia FALSE FALSE
Basilicata FALSE FALSE
Calabria FALSE FALSE
Sicilia|Sicily TRUE Dahlbom, 1854; De Stefani, 1888; Linsenmaier, 1987; TRUE
Sardegna|Sardinia FALSE FALSE
Distribution notes data from Trentino should be referred to Spintharina versicolor (Spinola).

Help AiutoBiology of Spintharina cuprata 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 : Spintharina cuprata Dahlbom, 1854 . In: Chrysis.net Database of the Italian Chrysididae, interim version 23 May 2017 . URL: http://www.chrysis.net/database/.