ABSTRACT.A new genus and species of Schizomyiina (Diptera, Cecidomyiidae) associated with Piperaceae from Brazil. Parametasphondylia piperis (Diptera, Cecidomyiidae, Asphondyliini, Schizomyiina), a new gall maker genus and species associated with Piper sp. (Piperaceae) is described and illustrated (larva, pupa, male and female) based on material obtained from Minas Gerais, Brazil.
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