Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889

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Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889

Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889
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Chorology: Mediterranean
Chorology: Mediterranean
Italian distribution of Chrysis chrysostigma
Italian distribution








Systematic position of Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889

Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Chrysidini) Size (mm)
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Genus & species Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889
Species group comparata s.str.
Original combination Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889
Type series Lectotypus ♂ des. by Móczár (1964) (Mus.: Budapest)
Original description Mediocris, elongata, robusta, violascenti-cyanea, longius cinereo-alboque pilosa; pro-et mesonoto scutelloque igneo-cupreoque auratis; pronoti sulco longitudinali et mesonoti suturis anticis virescenti-aeneis; cavitate faciali minus profunda, dense punctato-coriacea, superne indistincte levissime transverse marginulata: marginulo obsoleto bis-arcuato; antennis longis, crassis, fuscis cano-puberulis, articulis duobus primis in femina nigro-violaceis, in mare viridi-auratis, tertio sat longo, quarto quintoque simul sumptis tamen breviore; genis valde brevibus, sublinearibus, articulo antennarum secundo evidenter brevioribus; pronoto sat longo, transverso-rectangulo, antice in medio longitudinaliter profunde sulcato; vertice thoracisque dorso dense sat crasse, sed minus profunde punctato-reticulatis; metanoto convexo, dentibus postico-lateralibus brevibus, validis, late-triangularibus, subobtusis; abdominis segmentis dorsalibus: duobus primis igneo-auratis, tertio violascenti-cyaneo parte basali macula utrinque magna ovata obliqua aurea viridi-aureoque limbata concinne ornato; primo parte truncata violascenti-cyanea superne viridi-aureo-limbata; 2-3 basi nigro-aeneis, secundo carinula mediana subtili, in femina magis distincta, tertio convexo, supra seriem lenissime calloso, foveolis, in femina magis immersis, mediocribus, 8 - 10 tantum lateralibus minoribus, rotundatis, separatis, margine apicali in mare brevi, in femina longiore, quadridentato, dentibus in femina brevibus triangularibus aequilongis, in mare valde brevibus, triangularibus, latiusculis, externis duobus longioribus, emarginaturis in femina leniter arcuatis, centrali externis angustiore, in mare lenissime arcuatis, centrali externis parum latiore; segmentis duobus primis dense minus crasse, tertio adhuc parum densius subtiliusque rugosiuscule-punctatis, haud subcoriaceis punctis minutis quoque inmixtis; tarsis fuscis; alis hyalinis, disco parum sordidis, venis fuscis, cellula radiali triangulariter lanceolata incompleta, apice sat late aperta.

♀: cavitate faciali sat lata violascenti-cyanea, femoribus tibiisque concoloribus; ventre nigro-aeneo, segmento secundo apice violascenti-cyaneo. - Long. 8-8 ½ mm.

♂: cavitate faciali subangusta viridi-subaurata, dense fulvo-tomentosa (non pilosa); femoribus tibiisque et ventre viridibus et cyaneis, hoc segmento secundo basi utrinque late nigro-aeneo - Long. 7 ½ mm.

Mas eximiae huius speciei a mare Chrys. Ramburi Dhlb. Mocs, differt: corpore magis robusto, colore thoracis, facie dense fulvo-tomentosa, genis evidenter brevioribus, punctatura thoracis abdominisque parum fortiore, haud subcoriaceo.

Sexus: Chrysis viridulae Linn. similes sunt; sed postscutello violascenti-cyaneo et abdominis segmento dorsali tertio violascenti-cyaneo utrinque macula concinne aurea ornato.

Patria: Italia (Lombardia, Dhlb; Suse in Pedemontano, Gir.); Helvetia (Tourn.); Hungaria meridionalis et septentrionalis in planitie, mense Julio valde rara (Mocs.); Graecia (Mus. Atheniense!).
Synonyms and subspecies synonym of ramburi Dhlb. in Kimsey & Bohart (1990)
Systematic notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889

World distribution

Type locality Italy (Lombardia; Suse in Pedemontano); Switzerland; Hungary; Greece
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: Europe
Linsenmaier SE Europe to Hungary and Austria, SW Switzerland, Italy, Palestine, Greece (? Algeria and Caucasus ?)
Other Authors Mediterranean area
Chorology Mediterranean
Distribution notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889

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

Adm. Region Literature records FEI records Personal records
Piemonte|Piedmont
Valle d Aosta|Aosta V.
Lombardia|Lombardy
Trentino Alto Adige
Veneto
Friuli V.G.
Liguria
Emilia Romagna
Toscana|Tuscany
Umbria
Marche
Lazio
Abruzzo
Molise TRUE
Campania
Puglia|Apulia
Basilicata
Calabria
Sicilia|Sicily
Sardegna|Sardinia
Distribution notes

Biology of Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889

Known Hosts

Polyphagous
Tenthredinidae  
Vespidae  
Eumenidae  
Masaridae  
Sphecidae
Apidae  
Colletidae  
Halictidae  
Megachilidae  
Anthophoridae  
Lepidoptera  
Notes on Hosts

Known Habitat

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Plants for rest/refuge  
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Biological notes  

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Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P. (2020) Chrysis chrysostigma Mocsáry, 1889, in: Chrysis.net website. Interim version 11 July 2020, URL: https://www.chrysis.net/database-of-the-italian-chrysididae/species/?rif=Chrysis_chrysostigma.