Protomyces macrosporus

Description

Protomyces macrosporus causes galls of stem or leaf of various umbellifers including Ground-elder and Cow Parsley.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Where the host plants occur.

When to see it

Usually between March and October.

UK Status

Widespread in Britain.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map