Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761

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Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761

Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761
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Chorology: European
Chorology: European
Italian distribution of Chrysis viridula
Italian distribution








Systematic position of Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761

Subfamily & Tribe Chrysidinae (Chrysidini) Size (mm)
Size (mm):
 
Genus & species Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761
Species group viridula
Original combination  
Type series  
Original description Chrysis viridula glabra nitens viridis, thorace abdominisque segmentis duobus primoribus tergo aureis: ano quadridentato.
Habitat in Parietibus. D.C. Solander.
Descr. Similis Chr. ignitae, sed tota viridis, praeter primum & secundum Abdominis segmentorum rubro aureum & thoracis dorsum aureum.
Synonyms and subspecies bidentata L., edentula R., coronata Sp., ornata Sm.
Systematic notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761

World distribution

Type locality  
Kimsey & Bohart Palaearctic: Eurasia
Linsenmaier S France, Alps, Romania, Poland (according to Buysson also Spain and Italy var. gemma), Caucasus
Other Authors typ.: Europe; bidentata fenestrata: Europe
Chorology European
Distribution notes  

Geographic distribution of Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761

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 Spinola, 1806 (as Chrysis coronata);
Valle d Aosta|Aosta V. Rosa, 2002c;
Lombardia|Lombardy Mantero, 1899;
Trentino Alto Adige Rossi, 1792 (as Chrysis edentula); Marcuzzi, 1956; Bonelli, 1966;
Veneto
Friuli V.G. Grandi, 1962; Graffe, 1895 (very rare; on Umbrellifers);
Liguria Spinola, 1808 (as Chrysis dimidiata);
Emilia Romagna
Toscana|Tuscany De Stefani, 1888;
Umbria
Marche
Lazio Kusdas, 1958;
Abruzzo
Molise
Campania
Puglia|Apulia Invrea, 1941 (over 2,000 mts);
Basilicata
Calabria
Sicilia|Sicily Strumia, 1995;
Sardegna|Sardinia
Distribution notes South? Sicily?

Biology of Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761

Known Hosts

Polyphagous
Tenthredinidae  
Vespidae  
Eumenidae   Odynerus spinipes, O. reniformis, Ancistrocerus parietum (Berland & Bernard, 1938), Odynerus spinipes (Grandi, 1951), Odynerus alpinus (Linsenmaier, 1959), Odynerus spinipes, O. melanocephalus (Morgan, 1984)
Masaridae  
Sphecidae
Apidae  
Colletidae  
Halictidae  
Megachilidae  
Anthophoridae  
Lepidoptera  
Notes on Hosts

Known Habitat

Habitat over 2,000 mts (Invrea, 1941)
Plants for rest/refuge Umbrellifers (Graffe, 1895)
Parasites  
Biological notes  

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Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P. (2020) Chrysis viridula Linnaeus, 1761, in: Chrysis.net website. Interim version 11 July 2020, URL: https://www.chrysis.net/database-of-the-italian-chrysididae/species/?rif=Chrysis_viridula.