UK Risk Register Details for Hyalesthes obsoletus

This record was last updated on 09/06/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Hitchhiking

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 60

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 60

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
Greece Present
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Luxembourg Present
Republic of North Macedonia Present
Montenegro Present
Serbia Present
Slovenia Present
Spain Present
Switzerland Present
Austria Present
Bosnia-Herzegovina Present
Bulgaria Present
Czech Republic Present
France Present
Germany Present
Turkey Present
United Kingdom Absent
Asia
Azerbaijan Present
Lebanon Present
Georgia Present
Iran Present
Israel Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Vitis, Solanum tuberosum, Solanum lycopersicum

Major Hosts

  • Ambrosia artemisiifolia Linnaeus
  • Artemisia vulgaris L.
  • Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br.
  • Cardaria draba (Linnaeus) Desvaux
  • Convolvulus arvensis Linnaeus
  • Galium verum L.
  • Lavandula angustifolia Mill.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Olea europaea Linnaeus
  • Plantago sempervirens Crantz
  • Ranunculus bulbosus L.
  • Salvia sclarea L.
  • Satureja L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.
  • Tanacetum vulgare Linnaeus
  • Urtica dioica L.
  • Vitex agnus-castus L.
  • Vitis vinifera ssp. vinifera L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings of the vector associated with a harmful pathogen

General Comments

Planthopper which can vector the pathogen causing Potato stolbur disease. Planthopper present elsewhere in Europe and increasing its range due to a new a nettle-preferring race. Main breeding hosts are not traded as planting material, but some minor hosts (e.g. Lavender) are.

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