UK Risk Register Details for Acizzia uncatoides

Common Names

  • Acacia psyllid

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
Bulgaria Present
Spain Present (Limited) Canary Islands
France Present
United Kingdom Present (Limited)
Croatia Present
Italy Present
Malta Present
Portugal Present (Limited) Azores
Slovenia Present
North America
Mexico Present
United States Present
South America
Chile Present
Oceania
Australia Present
New Zealand Present
Africa Present (Limited) North Africa
Asia Absent

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Botanical collections or specialists

Major Hosts

  • Acacia Miller
  • Albizia (= Albizzia) Durazz.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2008)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action on findings.

General Comments

Psyllid pest found on Acacia and Albizia species, detected several times in the UK. PRA recommended that statutory control was inappropriate.

Risk Records for this Pest