UK Risk Register Details for Aromia bungii

This record was last updated on 08/04/2020

Common Names

  • Peach red-necked longhorn
  • Plum and peach longhorn
  • red-necked longhorn

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

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] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 20
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 60

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulated quarantine pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 36

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 Present
Germany Present under eradication
United Kingdom Absent
Italy Present
Asia Present
China Present
Japan Present
North Korea Present
South Korea Present
Taiwan Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Coleoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Prunus.

Major Hosts

  • Bambusa Schreb.
  • Castanea mollissima Blume
  • Diospyros kaki L.
  • Diospyros lotus L.
  • Diospyros virginiana L.
  • Juglans regia L.
  • Melia azadirachata L.
  • Olea europaea Linnaeus
  • Populus alba L.
  • Populus tomentosa Carr.
  • Prunus L.
  • Prunus americana Marsh.
  • Prunus armeniaca L.
  • Prunus avium ssp./var. avium L.
  • Prunus cantabrigiensis Stapf
  • Prunus cerasifera Ehrh.
  • Prunus domestica ssp. domestica L.
  • Prunus domestica ssp. insititia L.
  • Prunus grayana Maxim.
  • Prunus japonica Thunb.
  • Prunus mume Sieb. & Zucc.
  • Prunus padus L.
  • Prunus persica Batsch
  • Prunus salicina Lindl.
  • Prunus yedoensis Matsumura
  • Pterocarya stenoptera C.Dc.
  • Punica granatum L.
  • Pyrus bretschneideri Rehd.
  • Quercus L.
  • Schima Reinw. Ex Blume
  • Zanthoxylum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

Fera (2013)

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Regulated quarantine pest, EPPO A1

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

A longhorn beetle native to Asia. It is a pest mainly of Prunus, and has previously been intercepted in the UK on wooden packaging imported from China. The pest is under containment in Italy (a source of significant trade in plants for instant landscapes), and there is also an outbreak in Germany.

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