UK Risk Register Details for Chilo partellus

Common Names

  • Durra stem borer
  • Pink borer
  • Sorghum stem borer
  • Spotted stalk borer
  • Spotted stem borer

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Fruits or vegetables

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] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 4
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 12

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 4
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 12

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
Turkey Present
Africa
Benin Present
Botswana Present
Cameroon Present
Ethiopia Present
Kenya Present
Comoros Present
Lesotho Present
Malawi Present
Mozambique Present
Reunion Present
Sudan Present
Somalia Present
Swaziland Present
Tanzania Present
Uganda Present
South Africa Present
Zambia Present
Zimbabwe Present
Asia
Afghanistan Present
Bangladesh Present
Indonesia Present
Israel Present
India Present
Cambodia Present
Laos Present
Sri Lanka Present
Nepal Present
Pakistan Present
Thailand Present
Taiwan Present
Vietnam Present
Yemen Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Lepidoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Zea mays

Major Hosts

  • Coix lacryma-jobi (= lachryma-jobi) L.
  • Gramineae Adans., Nom. Cons.
  • Oryza sativa L.
  • Panicum miliaceum L.
  • Saccharum officinarum L.
  • Sorghum vulgare Pers.
  • Zea mays L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action against findings

General Comments

Stem-boring pest of grass and cereals, including maize, unlikely to establish in the UK.

Risk Records for this Pest