UK Risk Register Details for Thaumatotibia leucotreta

Common Names

  • False codling moth

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Fruits or vegetables

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 3
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

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

UK general powers

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 3
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
Africa Present
Angola Present
Burkina Faso Present
Burundi Present
Benin Present
Congo (Democratic Rep.) Present
Central African Republic Present
Cote d'Ivoire Present
Cameroon Present
Cape Verde Present
Eritrea Present
Ethiopia Present
Ghana Present
Gambia Present
Kenya Present
Mali Present
Mauritania Present
Malawi Present
Mozambique Present
Niger Present
Nigeria Present
Reunion Present
Rwanda Present
Sudan Present
Sierra Leone Present
Senegal Present
Somalia Present
Swaziland Present
Chad Present
Togo Present
Tanzania Present
Uganda Present
South Africa Present
Zambia Present
Zimbabwe Present
Asia
Israel Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Lepidoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Total protected cultivation

Major Hosts

  • Abutilon Mill.
  • Ananas Mill.
  • Annona L.
  • Averrhoa L.
  • Capsicum L.
  • Coffea L.
  • Gossypium L.
  • Litchi Sonn.
  • Mangifera L.
  • Olea L
  • Phaseolus L.
  • Prunus L.
  • Psidium L.
  • Punica L.
  • Ricinus L.
  • Sorghum Moench
  • Vitis L.
  • Zea L.
  • Citrus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2006), EPPO (2013)

EU and EPPO Listing

EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings posing a risk to UK protected crops

General Comments

Polyphagous pest, detected mainly on citrus and peppers. EU regulation under consideration following recurrent interceptions.

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