UK Risk Register Details for Wheat dwarf virus

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] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 4
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 20

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] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 4
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 20

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
Austria Present
Bulgaria Present
Czech Republic Present
Germany Present
Spain Present
Finland Present
France Present
United Kingdom Present (Unknown Distribution)
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Poland Present
Romania Present
Sweden Present
Slovakia Present
Turkey Present
Ukraine Present
Africa
Tunisia Present
Zambia Present
Asia
China Present
Iran Present
Syria Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Cereals

Major Hosts

  • Avena sativa L.
  • Hordeum vulgare L. em. Lam.
  • Lolium multiflorum Lam.
  • Poa annua L.
  • Secale cereale L.
  • Triticum aestivum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2015)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action against findings

General Comments

Wheat dwarf virus is widespread in Europe and present in low levels in the UK. Stakeholders may wish to monitor for the leafhopper vector and consider control options, to prepare for the possibility of further findings.

Risk Records for this Pest