UK Risk Register Details for Paratrichodorus minor

Common Names

  • Nematode, Stubby root
  • Stubby root nematode

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 (with soil)

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] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 40

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Action against findings under general powers

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 30

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 (5) Present
Spain Present
United Kingdom Absent
Greece Present
Italy Present
Portugal Present
Sweden Present
North America See Notes 9 within North and South America
South America See Notes 9 within North and South America
Oceania (4) Present
Africa (14) Present
Asia (12) Present

Type of Pest

  • Nematode (Triplonchida)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Total field vegetables

Major Hosts

  • Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
  • Allium L.
  • Apium graveolens L.
  • Arachis hypogaea L.
  • Beta vulgaris L.
  • Brassica juncea (L.) Czern.
  • Brassica nigra (L.) W.D.J. Koch
  • Brassica oleracea L.
  • Capsicum L.
  • Cichorium endivia Linnaeus
  • Cucumis melo L.
  • Daucus carota L.
  • Diospyros L.
  • Glycine max (L.) Merr.
  • Gossypium L.
  • Hordeum vulgare L. em. Lam.
  • Juglans
  • Lactuca sativa L.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Medicago sativa L.
  • Persea americana Mill.
  • Phaseolus lunatus L.
  • Prunus persica Batsch
  • Raphanus sativus Linnaeus
  • Rhododendron L.
  • Ricinus communis L.
  • Saccharum L.
  • Sechium edule (Jacq.) Sw.
  • Sinapis alba L.
  • Solanum melongena L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.
  • Trifolium pratense L.
  • Triticum L.
  • Vaccinium L.
  • Vigna unguiculata (Linnaeus) Walpers
  • Zea mays L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2008)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

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Action

No current Actions Indicated

General Comments

Polyphagous nematode pest, present in Europe and beyond, has been intercepted in UK, and action taken; potential to spread a virus causing spraing disease in potatoes.

Risk Records for this Pest