Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sorosphaerula viticola

Sorosphaerula viticola (Kirchmair, Neuhauser & Huber) Neuhauser & Kirchmair, 2011

on Vitis


groups of 15-30 thick-walled resting spores in the cortical cells of the rootlets. Infected rootlets turn red, infected plant (sometimes?) turn yellow precociously.

host plants

Vitaceae, monophagous

Vitis berlandieri, vulpina, vinifera.


Sorosphaera viticola Kirchmair, Neuhauser & Huber, 2005.


Huber, Eisenbeis, Rühl, Pagay & Kirchmair (2007a), Kirchmair, Neuhauser & Huber (2005a), Neuhauser, Huber & Kirchmair (2009a).

Last modified 22.v.2020