UK Risk Register Details for Ralstonia syzygii subsp. celebesensis

This record was last updated on 27/03/2020

Common Names

  • Banana blood disease
  • BDB
  • Blood disease bacterium

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] 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

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulated quarantine 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
Malaysia Present

Type of Pest

  • Bacterium

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Syzygium

Major Hosts

  • Musa L.
  • Solanum L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.
  • Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr. & L.M.Perry

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Regulated quarantine pest

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action on interceptions and outbreaks.

General Comments

Quarantine listed bacterial pathogen. Due to regulation unlikely to be high risk to the UK.

Further Information

Uncertainty

  • show / hide

Key uncertainty for pest

Suitability of the UK climate for Ralstonia syzygii.

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution