UK Risk Register Details for Entoleuca mammata

Common Names

  • Canker of aspen
  • Canker of poplar
  • Hypoxylon canker of poplar
  • Poplar canker

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] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 36

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest: Protected Zone in Northern Ireland

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 4
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 Present
Andorra Present
Switzerland Present
Czech Republic Present (Limited)
Germany Present
France Present (Limited)
United Kingdom Present (Limited)
Italy Present (Limited)
Netherlands Present
Serbia Present
Russia Present (Limited)
Sweden Present
Slovakia Present
Ukraine Present
North America
Canada Present (Widespread)
United States Present (Limited)
Oceania Present
Australia Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Populus

Major Hosts

  • Populus L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IIB , PZ NI

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

In line with EPPO recommendations that resistant varities be developed to this disease.

General Comments

Present in parts of the UK (England and the Channel Islands), Northern Ireland is potentially at risk, a further review is required to reflect the value of poplars in Northern Ireland

Risk Records for this Pest