Terms and Conditions

Last updated on April 3rd, 2020

Terms of use

Welcome to Chrysis.net website. Chrysis.net website (https://www.chrysis.net/, this “Site” or “Chrysis.net”) is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. Please read the following terms of use and disclaimers carefully before using the site.

Chrysis.net website

This Site is owned and produced by Gian Luca Agnoli (referred to as “Chrysis.net”, “we”, or “our”). The Site presents information for general educational and informational purposes. All the online resources are – and will remain – completely free, unless otherwise specified. Chrysis.net mission is to be an attraction point for a selected community of guests and collaborators interested mainly in Hymenoptera Chrysididae and Macrophotography.

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The entire content included in this Site (referred to as “Content”), including but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces, photographs, images is owned by Chrysis.net or by our Content providers. The Content is protected by International Copyright laws. For the protection of Chrysis.net and of our Content providers, images may be copyrighted and/or digitally watermarked. Chrysis.net reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modifications to the information at any time without prior notification. For this purpose, all the pages of the Site report the date signature, meaning that their content is referred to that particular Site’s version or historical moment.

Unless otherwise specified, the Site is for your personal and non-commercial use. Chrysis.net authorizes and gives to you the permission to copy and download its Content for non-commercial use only, provided any copy of these documents that you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained herein. You may not modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any Content on any tangible medium without our written permission (contact us).


Although we use our reasonable best efforts to ensure the accuracy of the Content on our site, we make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, correctness, or reliability of the Content. Further, we make no representations or warranties that the functional aspects of our Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, since some technical aspects are not under our direct control.

Third-party links

In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, the Site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third party vendors and other third parties (the “External Sites”, characterized by a domain name different from http://www.chrysis.net). Such External Sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk and Chrysis.net is not responsible for the content and for its availability offered by any linked site. Links do not imply that Chrysis.net sponsors, endorses, is affiliated with or associated with, or has been legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, service mark, design, logo, symbol or other copyrighted materials displayed on or accessible through such External Sites. You should contact the Site Administrator or Webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding the content located on such External Sites.

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You may use Chrysis.net logo only under our written permission. If you are interested in linking back to Chrysis.net please contact us.

If you have any questions about Chrysis.net Terms and Conditions, please contact us.

Copyright, Authorship, and Ownership statements

All text and images of this page are copyright ©️ Chrysis.net unless otherwise stated - please see individual cases for authorship and copyright details. The specimens pictured are from the authors' or other collaborators' personal collections and from the collections of various museums. Unless otherwise specified, the whole content of this web site is for personal, non-commercial, scientific, and educational purposes given proper accreditation to the page from which they were derived are provided, and under Chrysis.net Terms and Conditions.

For citation purposes

Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P. (2024) Terms and Conditions, in: Chrysis.net website. Interim version 12 April 2024, URL: https://www.chrysis.net/about/terms-and-conditions/.