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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