UK Risk Register Details for Xiphinema thornei

This record was last updated on 16/11/2020

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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Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 27

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Prohibition of key pathway (soil)

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

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
North America Present
United States Present
South America Present
Asia Present
China Present
Japan Present

Type of Pest

  • Nematode (Dorylaimida)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Populus

Major Hosts

  • Brassica L.
  • Populus L.
  • Prunus L.
  • Pyrus L.
  • Rosa L.
  • Citrus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (1996)

Regulation and EPPO listing

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General plant health powers apply

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Nematode pest from the Americas and Asia. Regulations on soil/growing material associated with planting material help to mitigate the risk of entry.

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