UK Risk Register Details for Tomato infectious chlorosis virus

This record was last updated on 08/01/2021

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

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] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 27

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Industry production systems mitigate risk. Provisional quarantine pest (Great Britain)

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] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 27

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
United Kingdom Absent
Bulgaria Present
France Present
Greece Present
Italy Present
North America
United States Present
Mexico Present
Africa
Tunisia Present
Asia
Indonesia Present
Japan Present
Jordan Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Solanum lycopersicum

Major Hosts

  • Callistephus chinensis (L.) Nees
  • Capsicum annuum L.
  • Chenopodium album L.
  • Cynara cardunculus L.
  • Cynara scolymus L.
  • Datura stramonium L.
  • Inula viscosa (L.) Ait./Dryand.
  • Lactuca sativa L.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Nicotiana benthamiana Domin
  • Nicotiana clevelandii A.Gray
  • Nicotiana glauca Graham
  • Petunia x hybrida Horti Vilmorin-Andrieux
  • Picris echioides L.
  • Ranunculus asiaticus L.
  • Solanum nigrum L.
  • Zinnia elegans Jacq.
  • Physalis philadelphica Lam.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

'UK (2005), EPPO (2007)'

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Provisional quarantine pest (Great Britain). EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings

General Comments

Virus present in parts of Europe and beyond, spread by whiteflies, some species of which are known to be present in Europe. Industry production practices help to mitigate risk of introduction to UK glasshouses.