UK Risk Register Details for Tylenchorhynchus leviterminalis

Pest has been archived

This pest has been assessed for the Risk Register and is considered to pose a low risk to the UK. The information on this pest was correct as of 15/09/2020, but is no longer actively maintained. It will only be updated if new information is received which indicates the potential for a significant increase in risk to the UK.

This record was last updated on 15/09/2020

Common Names

  • Stunt nematode

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Plants for planting (with soil)

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Prohibition of key pathway (soil)

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
United States Present
South America
Brazil Present
Oceania
Papua New Guinea Present
Africa Unknown
Asia
India Present
Japan Present
Pakistan Present
Taiwan Present
Thailand Present
Vietnam Present
Iran Present
China Present

Type of Pest

  • Nematode (Tylenchida)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Organic Solanum lycopersicum

Major Hosts

  • Anacardium occidentale L.
  • Ananas Mill.
  • Artocarpus J.R.& G.Forst.
  • Bambusa Schreb.
  • Litchi Sonn.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Mangifera indica L.
  • Musa L.
  • Oryza sativa L.
  • Saccharum officinarum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (1996)

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No current Actions Indicated

General Comments

Nematode pest mainly found in warmer parts of the world. Could only potentially affect glasshouse crops in UK but no obvious pathway for entry into such environments.