UK Risk Register Details for Dacus frontalis

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
Angola Present
Benin Present
Botswana Present
Congo (Democratic Rep.) Present
Cape Verde Present
Algeria Present
Egypt Present
Eritrea Present
Kenya Present
Lesotho Present
Libya Present
Namibia Present
Nigeria Present
Sudan Present
Tunisia Present
Tanzania Present
South Africa Present
Zimbabwe Present
Asia
Iraq Present
Saudi Arabia Present
Yemen Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Diptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Outdoor cucurbit production

Major Hosts

  • Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
  • Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai
  • Cucumis melo L.
  • Cucumis sativus L.
  • Cucurbita pepo L.
  • Cucurbitaceae

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

ECIAI

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

EU regulated fruit fly. Unlikely to pose a threat to UK plant health.

Risk Records for this Pest