UK Risk Register Details for Melanagromyza sojae

Common Names

  • Fly, soybean
  • Miner, soya
  • Miner, soybean stem

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 1
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 9

Current Mitigations

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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] 1
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 9

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
Spain Absent Unconfirmed record
United Kingdom Absent
Ukraine Present
South America
Brazil Present
Paraguay Present
Oceania
Australia Present
Micronesia Present
Solomon Islands Present
Africa
Egypt Present
South Africa Present
Asia
Bangladesh Present
China Present
Indonesia Present
Israel Present
India Present
Japan Present
South Korea Present
Laos Present
Malaysia Present
Nepal Present
Philippines Present
Saudi Arabia Present
Thailand Present
Taiwan Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Diptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Glycine and Phaseolus

Major Hosts

  • Glycine max (L.) Merr.
  • Medicago sativa L.
  • Melilotus Mill.
  • Phaseolus L.
  • Phaseolus vulgaris L.
  • Pisum sativum Linnaeus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

Not listed

Actions Indicated

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Action

No statutory action.

General Comments

Pest of soya, and legumes, but most likely to enter on ornamental plants for planting. Based on climate not considered to be damaging to the UK.

Further Information

Uncertainty

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Key uncertainty for pest

The greatest uncertainty lies in the pathway via which this pest could enter the UK.

Climate - Cause

Current distribution - Cause

Hosts - Cause

Impact - Cause

Pathways - Cause

Regulation - Cause

Taxonomy - Cause

UK distribution - Cause

Risk Records for this Pest