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 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