Taphrina crataegi

Description

This is a fungus which causes pale green blister-like galls on Hawthorn.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Hawthorn leaves.

When to see it

Spring and summer.

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

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