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Stilbum Spinola

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

Stilbum Spinola, 1806. Type species: Chrysis calens Fabricius, 1791.

Stilbum cyanurum (Förster, 1771)

 

Stilbum viride Guérin-Méneville, 1842

Distribution

Worldwide.

Biology

Parasites of solitary bees and wasps.

Reference

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

Credits

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. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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