UK Risk Register Details for Stephanitis takeyai

Common Names

  • Andromeda lace bug
  • Pieris lace bug

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide

Common Pathways

  • show / hide
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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

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 (8) Present
Belgium Present
Germany Present
France Present
United Kingdom Present (Widespread)
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Netherlands Present
Poland Present
North America See Notes 2 within North and South America
South America See Notes 2 within North and South America
Asia (2) Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Rhododendron

Major Hosts

  • Lyonia Nutt.
  • Pieris D.Don
  • Pieris japonica (Thunb.) D.Don Ex G.Don
  • Rhododendron L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2007)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No current Actions Indicated

General Comments

Eradication was attempted 1996-2006, but pest now considered established.

Risk Records for this Pest