ABSTRACT. A new species of Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) associated with Sebastiania glandulosa (Euphorbiaceae). Schizomyia spherica sp. nov, that induces spherical galls on Sebastiania glandulosa, is described and illustrated based on larvae, pupae, males and females from the restinga of Barra de Maricá, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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