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

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