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- Buffington, Matthew L.; Scheffer, Sonja J.
- Zootaxa 2008 no.1817 pp. 39
- Figitidae; insect morphology; redescriptions; insect taxonomy; geographical distribution; insect ecology; parasitoids; hosts; Agromyzidae; North America; United States
- ... The genus Agrostocynips Diaz is redescribed, as well as two species endemic to the Nearctic: Agrostocynips diastrophi (Ashmead) and A. robusta (Ashmead). Previous to this study, only Neotropical species of Agrostocynips were well diagnosed both taxonomically and biologically. Agrostocynips belongs to the Zaeucoila group of genera, which are Neotropical eucoilines that principally parasitize Agromy ...