UK Risk Register Details for Guignardia piricola

Common Names

  • Blister canker of pome fruits
  • Leaf branch and fruit disease
  • Physalospora canker of pome fruits
  • Ring rot of apple
  • Wart bark of apple

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

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

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
United Kingdom Absent
Asia
China Present
Japan Present
North Korea Present
South Korea Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

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Malus, Pyrus

Major Hosts

  • Malus domestica Borkhausen
  • Pyrus pyrifolia (Burm.F.) Nakai

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IIAI

Actions Indicated

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Action

Consider whether Annex IV measures are needed

General Comments

Annex IV measures required to ensure coverage includes dormant plants.

Risk Records for this Pest