EPPO Global Database

Arsenophonus phytopathogenicus(ARSEPH)

Last modification: 2012-10-30

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ARSEPH
  • Preferred name: Arsenophonus phytopathogenicus
  • Authority: Bressan, Terlizzi & Credi


The recommended name is 'Candidatus Arsenophonus phytopathogenicus', but to facilitate data retrieval in this database, Arsenophonus phytopathogenicus has been kept under preferred name.

A plant pathogenic bacterium, vectored by Pentastiridius leporinus, associated with a sugarbeet disease called syndrome des basses richesses.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
'Candidatus Arsenophonus phytopathogenicus' Bressan, Terlizzi & Credi

Common names
Name Language
syndrome des basses richesses French