Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

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Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

European distribution of Chrysura ignifrons
World distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Chorology of Chrysura ignifrons

Systematic position of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Chrysidini) Size (mm)
Size (mm):
 
Genus & species Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833
Species group austriaca
Original combination Chrysis ignifrons Brullé, 1833
Type series Holotypus ♂ (Mus.: Paris)
Original description Cyanea; capite antice et antennarum basi aureo-nitidis; alis subhyalinis; pedibus virescentibus; tibiis aureis; tarsis pallide fuscis; abdomine integro, tenuissime punctato, basi aureo, postice cupreo-nitidissimo.

Mas. - Long. 7 millim. - (Voyez notre Pl. LI, fig.5)
Descr. Tête et corselet médiocrement ponctués, garnis de poils blanchâtres sur les côtés et obscurs sur le sommet de la tête. Tout le devant de la tête, depuis le bord antérieur du chaperon jusque derrière les ocelles, doré et brillant; vertex d'un bleu foncé un peu violet; antennes noires, légèrement dorées dans leur première moitié, avec le premier article doré et brillant comme le front. Corselet de la même couleur que le vertex; angles portérieurs du mêtathorax avancés et pointus. Écaille des ailes d'un vert brillant; celles-ci presque transparentes, les supérieures un peu enfumées dans la radiale, avec les nervures brunes, et celles du disque plus pâles. Pattes d'un vert brillant sur les cuisses, et doré sur les jambes; tarses d'un brun pâle. Abdomen finement ponctué; son extrémité légèrement sinuée et échancrée au milieu; le premier segment doré d'un vert brillant au bord postérieur; le reste d'un cuivreux rougeâtre brillant. Ventre d'un vert doré, avec l'extrémité rouge et brillante. Mâle. Hab. A la même époque, et dans le même localités que le précédent.
Synonyms and subspecies aurifrons (Dhlb.), unicolor (Luc.)
Systematic notes  

World distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

World distribution
Type locality Greece (Peloponnese)
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: S Europe (Greece), N Africa, Middle East, Turkey, SW URSS
Linsenmaier Spain, Italy, S Switzerland, Austria, Greece, Anatolia, Syria, Palestine, Caucasus
Other Authors Europe, W Asia
Chorology Turano-European
Distribution notes  

European distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

Country Records
Albania
Austria
Croatia
Greece Mainland
Greece Crete
Greece Dodecanese
Greece N Aegean
Italy Mainland
Slovenia
Switzerland
Distribution notes

Italian distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833 according to the Checklist of the species of the Italian Fauna

Macroregion North (N): South (S): Sicily (Si): Sardinia (Sa):
Endemic
Italian distribution of Chrysura ignifrons
Italian distribution

Italian distribution by Administrative Region (Literature records, Personal evidences and other sources)

Adm. Region Literature records Online records Personal records
Piedmont Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Strumia, 2005;
Aosta Valley
Lombardy Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); (dubious) Matthey, 1949 (as Chrysis); Rosa, 2005a;
Trentino Alto Adige Cobelli, 1903, 1910 (as Chrysis aurifrons); Wolf, 1971; Rosa, 2005a;
Veneto Strumia, 2005;
Friuli V.G. Ducke, 1901 (as Chrysis); Trautmann, 1927 (as Chrysis; host of Osmia iheringi); Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Kusdas, 1958 (as Chrysis); Kusdas & Thurner, 1955 (as Chrysis); Grandi, 1962 (as Chrysis (Holochrysis) aurifrons); Rosa, 2006b;
Liguria Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Rosa, 2005a;
Emilia Romagna Rosa, 2005b, 2006b;
Tuscany Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Strumia, 1997 (host of Hoplitis anthocopoides (Schenck)), 2005; Rosa, 2005a;
Umbria
Marche Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons);
Lazio Strumia, 2005;
Abruzzo Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Rosa, 2004, 2005a; Strumia, 2005;
Molise
Campania
Apulia De Marzo, 1994 (on Serapias vomeracea (N.L.Burm) Briq.); Strumia, 2005;
Basilicata Strumia, 2005;
Calabria Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Rosa, 2005a;
Sicily
Sardinia
Distribution notes

Data from GBIF

Data from GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility). 13 occurrences.

Scientific name Country Locality State province Coordinates Month & Year Basis of record Dataset Recorded by Collection code Institution code Identified by
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) 32023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Θάνος Μπουλάς Observations iNaturalist Thibault le Pen
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Greece Aegean 42023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Sylvain Eichhorn Observations iNaturalist villu
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) 52023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Θάνος Μπουλάς Observations iNaturalist Thibault le Pen
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Albania Gjirokastër 52023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Karim Strohriegl Observations iNaturalist Thibault le Pen
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) 42022 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Θάνος Μπουλάς Observations iNaturalist villu
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Armenia Urtzadz, Khosrov res.or 42022 PRESERVED_SPECIMEN Urmas Jürivete TUZ TU Villu Soon
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Bulgaria Vitosha Mtn.: Strouma Riverside 62000 PRESERVED_SPECIMEN Toshko Ljubomirov TUZ TU Villu Soon
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 Italy Schluderns = Sluderno 71989 OCCURRENCE Tiefenthaler Johann ZOBODAT LI Tiefenthaler Johann
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 Italy Mte. Simeone (Friaul) 71953 OCCURRENCE Kusdas Karl ZOBODAT LI
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 Austria Rabenstein S St.Paul 1950 OCCURRENCE Kusdas Karl ZOBODAT LI
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 OCCURRENCE Hymenoptera Naturalis
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 OCCURRENCE Hymenoptera Naturalis
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) PRESERVED_SPECIMEN NMNH Extant Biology ENT USNM

Biology of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

Known Hosts

Polyphagous
Tenthredinidae  
Vespidae  
Eumenidae  
Masaridae  
Sphecidae
Apidae  
Colletidae  
Halictidae  
Megachilidae   Osmia ihleringii (Trautmann, 1927); Osmia iheringi (Duke in Linsenmaier, 1969); Hoplitis anthocopoides (Strumia, 1997)
Anthophoridae  
Lepidoptera  
Notes on Hosts

Known Habitat

Habitat  
Plants for rest/refuge Serapias vomeracea (De Marzo, 1994)
Parasites  
Biological notes  

Further pictures of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833 drawn from GBIF

No pictures in GBIF.

Systematic position of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Chrysidini) Size (mm)
Size (mm):
 
Genus & species Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833
Species group austriaca
Original combination Chrysis ignifrons Brullé, 1833
Type series Holotypus ♂ (Mus.: Paris)
Original description Cyanea; capite antice et antennarum basi aureo-nitidis; alis subhyalinis; pedibus virescentibus; tibiis aureis; tarsis pallide fuscis; abdomine integro, tenuissime punctato, basi aureo, postice cupreo-nitidissimo.

Mas. - Long. 7 millim. - (Voyez notre Pl. LI, fig.5)
Descr. Tête et corselet médiocrement ponctués, garnis de poils blanchâtres sur les côtés et obscurs sur le sommet de la tête. Tout le devant de la tête, depuis le bord antérieur du chaperon jusque derrière les ocelles, doré et brillant; vertex d'un bleu foncé un peu violet; antennes noires, légèrement dorées dans leur première moitié, avec le premier article doré et brillant comme le front. Corselet de la même couleur que le vertex; angles portérieurs du mêtathorax avancés et pointus. Écaille des ailes d'un vert brillant; celles-ci presque transparentes, les supérieures un peu enfumées dans la radiale, avec les nervures brunes, et celles du disque plus pâles. Pattes d'un vert brillant sur les cuisses, et doré sur les jambes; tarses d'un brun pâle. Abdomen finement ponctué; son extrémité légèrement sinuée et échancrée au milieu; le premier segment doré d'un vert brillant au bord postérieur; le reste d'un cuivreux rougeâtre brillant. Ventre d'un vert doré, avec l'extrémité rouge et brillante. Mâle. Hab. A la même époque, et dans le même localités que le précédent.
Synonyms and subspecies aurifrons (Dhlb.), unicolor (Luc.)
Systematic notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

World distribution

World distribution
Type locality Greece (Peloponnese)
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: S Europe (Greece), N Africa, Middle East, Turkey, SW URSS
Linsenmaier Spain, Italy, S Switzerland, Austria, Greece, Anatolia, Syria, Palestine, Caucasus
Other Authors Europe, W Asia
Chorology Turano-European
Distribution notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

European distribution

Country Records
Albania
Austria
Croatia
Greece Mainland
Greece Crete
Greece Dodecanese
Greece N Aegean
Italy Mainland
Slovenia
Switzerland
Distribution notes

Geographic distribution of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

Italian distribution according to the Checklist of the species of the Italian Fauna

Macroregion North (N): South (S): Sicily (Si): Sardinia (Sa):
Endemic
Italian distribution of Chrysura ignifrons
Italian distribution

Italian distribution by Administrative Region (Literature records, Personal evidences and other sources)

Adm. Region Literature records FEI records Personal records
Piedmont Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Strumia, 2005;
Aosta Valley
Lombardy Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); (dubious) Matthey, 1949 (as Chrysis); Rosa, 2005a;
Trentino Alto Adige Cobelli, 1903, 1910 (as Chrysis aurifrons); Wolf, 1971; Rosa, 2005a;
Veneto Strumia, 2005;
Friuli V.G. Ducke, 1901 (as Chrysis); Trautmann, 1927 (as Chrysis; host of Osmia iheringi); Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Kusdas, 1958 (as Chrysis); Kusdas & Thurner, 1955 (as Chrysis); Grandi, 1962 (as Chrysis (Holochrysis) aurifrons); Rosa, 2006b;
Liguria Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Rosa, 2005a;
Emilia Romagna Rosa, 2005b, 2006b;
Tuscany Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Strumia, 1997 (host of Hoplitis anthocopoides (Schenck)), 2005; Rosa, 2005a;
Umbria
Marche Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons);
Lazio Strumia, 2005;
Abruzzo Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Rosa, 2004, 2005a; Strumia, 2005;
Molise
Campania
Apulia De Marzo, 1994 (on Serapias vomeracea (N.L.Burm) Briq.); Strumia, 2005;
Basilicata Strumia, 2005;
Calabria Invrea, 1941c (as Chrysis aurifrons); Rosa, 2005a;
Sicily
Sardinia
Adm. Region FEI records Personal records
Piedmont
Aosta Valley
Lombardy
Trentino Alto Adige
Veneto
Friuli V.G.
Liguria
Emilia Romagna
Tuscany
Umbria
Marche
Lazio
Abruzzo
Molise
Campania
Apulia
Basilicata
Calabria
Sicily
Sardinia
Distribution notes

Data from GBIF

Data from GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility). 13 occurrences.

Scientific name Country Locality State province Coordinates Month & Year Basis of record Dataset Recorded by Collection code Institution code Identified by
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) 32023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Θάνος Μπουλάς Observations iNaturalist Thibault le Pen
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Greece Aegean 42023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Sylvain Eichhorn Observations iNaturalist villu
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) 52023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Θάνος Μπουλάς Observations iNaturalist Thibault le Pen
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Albania Gjirokastër 52023 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Karim Strohriegl Observations iNaturalist Thibault le Pen
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) 42022 HUMAN_OBSERVATION iNaturalist research-grade observations Θάνος Μπουλάς Observations iNaturalist villu
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Armenia Urtzadz, Khosrov res.or 42022 PRESERVED_SPECIMEN Urmas Jürivete TUZ TU Villu Soon
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) Bulgaria Vitosha Mtn.: Strouma Riverside 62000 PRESERVED_SPECIMEN Toshko Ljubomirov TUZ TU Villu Soon
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 Italy Schluderns = Sluderno 71989 OCCURRENCE Tiefenthaler Johann ZOBODAT LI Tiefenthaler Johann
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 Italy Mte. Simeone (Friaul) 71953 OCCURRENCE Kusdas Karl ZOBODAT LI
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 Austria Rabenstein S St.Paul 1950 OCCURRENCE Kusdas Karl ZOBODAT LI
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 OCCURRENCE Hymenoptera Naturalis
Chrysis ignifrons Brulle, 1832 OCCURRENCE Hymenoptera Naturalis
Chrysura ignifrons (Brullé, 1832) PRESERVED_SPECIMEN NMNH Extant Biology ENT USNM

Biology of Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833

Known Hosts

Polyphagous
Tenthredinidae  
Vespidae  
Eumenidae  
Masaridae  
Sphecidae
Apidae  
Colletidae  
Halictidae  
Megachilidae   Osmia ihleringii (Trautmann, 1927); Osmia iheringi (Duke in Linsenmaier, 1969); Hoplitis anthocopoides (Strumia, 1997)
Anthophoridae  
Lepidoptera  
Notes on Hosts

Known Habitat

Habitat  
Plants for rest/refuge Serapias vomeracea (De Marzo, 1994)
Parasites  
Biological notes  
No pictures in GBIF.

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Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P. (2024) Chrysura ignifrons Brullé, 1833, in: Chrysis.net Database of the European Chrysididae. Interim version 24 May 2024, URL: https://www.chrysis.net/database-of-the-european-chrysididae/species/?rif=Chrysura_ignifrons.