UK Risk Register Details for Ralstonia syzygii subsp. syzygii

This record was last updated on 27/03/2020

Common Names

  • Sumatra disease bacterium

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Fruits or vegetables

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

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions

Regulation

Deregulation

Management By Industry

Targeted Survey

PRA

Contingency Plan

Publicity

Research

Distribution and Pest Details

Distribution

Country / Territory Status Notes
Europe
United Kingdom Absent
Asia
Indonesia Present

Type of Pest

  • Bacterium

Host or Industry at Risk

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Myrtaceae

Major Hosts

  • Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr. & L.M.Perry
  • Myrtaceae (Family) de Jussieu, 1789

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

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Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

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Action

No statutory action

General Comments

Bacterial pathogen, whose host range limits the impacts likely for the UK.

Further Information

Uncertainty

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Key uncertainty for pest

Suitability of the UK climate for Ralstonia syzygii.

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution