UK Risk Register Details for Aleurocanthus citriperdus

Please note: there are high levels of uncertainty associated with the risk scores for this pest.

This record was last updated on 19/05/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

Common Pathways

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulated quarantine pest. Prohibition of key pathway.

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
Asia
China Present
Indonesia Present
India Present
Sri Lanka Present
Malaysia Present
Singapore Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Citrus

Major Hosts

  • Citrus aurantifolia (Christmann & Panzer) Swingle
  • Citrus aurantium subsp. aurantium Linnaeus
  • Citrus hystrix De Candolle
  • Citrus limon (Linnaeus) N.L.Burman
  • Citrus reticulata Blanco (S. S.)

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Regulated quarantine pest

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings in line with legislation.

General Comments

A citrus whitefly which is likely to be of more concern to countries which produce citrus commercially.

Further Information

Uncertainty

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Key uncertainty for pest

Rapid addition of pest via workshop

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution

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