Explanation of Names
Authors: Buhl & Eiseman, 2016
Named for the host midge (Vitisiella sp.)
The single known specimen was reared from a grape leaf gall caused by a possibly undescribed species of Vitisiella (Cecidomyiidae).
Buhl, Peter N. and Charles S. Eiseman. 2016. Three new reared species of Platygaster
(Hymenoptera, Platygastroidea: Platygastridae) from the United States. International Journal of Environmental Studies, DOI: 10.1080/00207233.2016.120132