UK Risk Register Details for Tetranychus evansi

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)
  • 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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 36

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] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 36

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 Present
Spain Present
France Present
United Kingdom Absent
Greece Present
Italy Present
Turkey Present
North America
Puerto Rico Present
United States Present
South America
Argentina Present
Brazil Present
Oceania
Australia Present
Africa
Benin Present
Congo (Democratic Rep.) Present
Congo (Brazzaville) Present
Algeria Present
Kenya Present
Morocco Present
Mauritius Present
Malawi Present
Mozambique Present
Namibia Present
Niger Present
Reunion Present
Seychelles Present
Senegal Present
Somalia Present
Tunisia Present
Tanzania Present
South Africa Present
Zambia Present
Zimbabwe Present
Asia
Israel Present
Japan Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Mite

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Solanum lycopersicum, Solanum melongena

Major Hosts

  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.
  • Solanum melongena L.
  • Solanum nigrum L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2005) EPPO (2007)

EU and EPPO Listing

EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Regulation as recommended by EPPO

General Comments

Potentially serious pest if it becomes adapted to glasshouses, EPPO recommends regulation; need to request EU regulations.

Risk Records for this Pest