Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912

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Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912


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Chorology: W-Mediterranean
Chorology: W-Mediterranean
Italian distribution of Chrysis sculpturata
Italian distribution








Systematic position of Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912

Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Chrysidini) Size (mm)
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Genus & species Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912
Species group ignita
Original combination Chrysis ignita var. sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912
Type series  
Original description Tetrachrysidibus fairmairei Mocs. et Kirschi Mocs. affinis; - capite thoraceque violascentibus, parum subcyaneis, sed nullo modo virescentibus; segmentis dorsalibus igneo-purpureoqne auratis; - clypeo sat longo, antico parum excavato, in medio fortiter elevato; genis antennarum articulo secundo parum longioribus; antennis articulis tribus primis violascentibus, quarto indistincte violascenti; tertio secundo duplo longiore, quarto dimidio longiore; cavitate faciali lata et plana, subtiliter rugose punctulata, fere coriacea, ad latera albosericeopilosa, superne distincte bisarcuato-carinata; fronte verticeque punctatura minuta et densa lateribus capitis carinatis; pronoto brevissimo, antico in medio sat fortiter sulcato, punctis multo maioribus, minus densis; mesonoto in lobis lateralibus punctatura simili, linea longitudinali impressa; in lobo medio punctis maioribus; scutello postscutelloque punctatoreticulatis, postscutello fortius scutello; dentibus posticolateralibus thoracis sat validis, acutis, incurvis; mesopleuris punctatura irregolari, ex parte reticulatis, longitudinaliter et fortissime transverse punctatosulcatis, sulco transverso foveolis maximis inaequalibus composito; segmentis dorsalibus punctatura duplici primo punctis magnis et minutis intermixtis, ad basim fortiter trifossulato; segmento secundo punctis proportionaliter minoribus quam in segmento primo, carina longitudinali acuta et polita imprimis in dimidio basali; angulis posticolateralibus acute triangularibus; segmento tertio brevi, punctatura duplici, multo minore, in medio longitudinaliter indistincte carinato, disco impresso, serie anteapicali parum incrassato, foveolis circiter 18, inaequalibus, parum confluentibus; margine apical sat lato, subitissime punctulato, dentibus quattuor in linea fere recta positis, acute triangularibus; emarginatura centrali externis angustiore, sed parum profundiore, lateribus segmenti leniter sinuatis; ventre coeruleo et violascenti; pedibus violaceis; tarsis nigris; alis sordide hyalinis, parum infuscatis; venis piceis, cellula radiali parum aperta; - ? long. 9 mm.
Patria: Lusitanien.
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Systematic notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912

World distribution

Type locality Portugal
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: Portugal
Linsenmaier S Europe to S Switzerland, Greece, Turkey, Morocco (as sculpturata Mocs.)
Other Authors  
Chorology W-Mediterranean
Distribution notes after Kimsey & Bohart (1991) the name sculpturata Mocsáry was erroeously placed in synonym of lusitanica Bischoff. Thus in many publications the name lusitanica has been used instead of sculpturata. C. lusitanica s.str. seems to be restricted to Portugal ans S Spain.

Geographic distribution of Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912

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 Rosa, 2005a; Strumia, 2005;
Valle d Aosta|Aosta V. Rosa, 2002c (as sculpturata Mocs.), 2006a;
Lombardia|Lombardy
Trentino Alto Adige Rosa, 2005a;
Veneto
Friuli V.G.
Liguria Rosa, 2005;
Emilia Romagna
Toscana|Tuscany Strumia, 2005;
Umbria
Marche
Lazio
Abruzzo Rosa, 2003b;
Molise
Campania
Puglia|Apulia
Basilicata
Calabria
Sicilia|Sicily
Sardegna|Sardinia
Distribution notes

Biology of Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912

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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Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P. (2020) Chrysis sculpturata Mocsáry, 1912, in: Chrysis.net website. Interim version 15 August 2020, URL: https://www.chrysis.net/database-of-the-italian-chrysididae/species/?rif=Chrysis_sculpturata.