UK Risk Register Details for Frankliniella fusca

Common Names

  • tobacco thrips

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Hitchhiking

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] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

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] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
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
United Kingdom Absent
Netherlands Present
North America
Canada Present
Cuba Present
Martinique Present
Mexico Present
Puerto Rico Present
United States Present (Widespread)
Asia
Israel Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Thysanoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Total protected cultivation

Major Hosts

  • Arachis hypogaea L.
  • Armoracia lapathifolia Gilib. Ex Usteri
  • Capsicum annuum L.
  • Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai
  • Glycine max (L.) Merr.
  • Gossypium L.
  • Hippeastrum Herb.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Narcissus L.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.
  • Secale cereale L.
  • Triticum aestivum L.
  • Vigna unguiculata (Linnaeus) Walpers
  • Zea mays L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2000)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No current Actions Indicated

General Comments

Appears to be of little risk to UK at present, but tospovirus vector so need to keep a watching brief in countries where it occurs.

Risk Records for this Pest