UK Risk Register Details for Tobacco ringspot virus

Common Names

  • Tobacco ringspot virus 1
  • Tobacco ringspot virus: tobacco, soybean

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

Common Pathways

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This section is currently being developed as part of the next phase of the Risk Register.

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Regulated quarantine pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions

Regulation

Deregulation

Management By Industry

Targeted Survey

PRA

Contingency Plan

Publicity

Research

Distribution and Pest Details

Distribution

Country Status Notes
Europe
Czech Republic Present under eradication
United Kingdom Present (Unknown Distribution)
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Lithuania Present
Netherlands Present
Poland Present
Serbia Present
Russia Present
Turkey Present
Ukraine Present
North America
Canada Present
Cuba Present
Dominican Republic Present
Mexico Present
United States Present
South America
Brazil Present
Chile Present
Uruguay Present
Venezuela Present
Oceania
Australia Present
New Zealand Present
Papua New Guinea Present
Africa
Congo (Democratic Rep.) Present
Egypt Present
Malawi Present
Nigeria Present
Asia
China Present
Georgia Present
Indonesia Present
India Present
Iran Present
Japan Present
Kyrgyzstan Present
Sri Lanka Present
Saudi Arabia Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

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Glycine max, Nicotiana tabacum

Major Hosts

  • Glycine max (L.) Merr.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2018)

Regulation and EPPO listing

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Regulated quarantine pest. EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Regulated virus of certain ornamental and fruit crops, believed to be present at low levels in the UK. Regulatory status should be reviewed to reflect current distribution with the aim of protecting crops which could suffer economic impacts.

Risk Records for this Pest