Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Exobasidium oxycocci

Exobasidium oxycocci Rostrup, 1907

on Vaccinium


terminal shoots grow erect; they are somewhat swollen and coloured pink; leaves are disfigured. The spores are up to 15 µm, banana-shaped, 1-3 septate.

host plants

Ericaceae, narrowly monophagous

Vaccinium macrocarpon, microcarpum, oxycoccos.


Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Döring (2003a), Ing (1994a, 2001a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kozłowska, Mułenko & Heluta (2015a), Nannfeldt (1981a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Woods, Chater, Smith ao (2018a).

Last modified 27.vii.2023