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Stilbum cyanurum (Förster)

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chrysidoidea; Family: Chrysididae; Genus: Stilbum)

Stilbum cyanurum (Förster, 1771)



Namibia; South Africa, Tanzania. Also in Indo-Australasian, Nearctic, Neotropical, and Palaearctic regions.


Parasites of solitary bees and wasps.


Kimsey LS & Bohart RM 1990. The Chrysidid Wasps of the World. Oxford University Press, Oxford. 652 pp.


Photographs © Stephen Marshall (University of Guelph).

Map illustration © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2022. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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