UK Risk Register Details for Luperomorpha xanthodera

Pest has been archived

This pest has been assessed for the Risk Register and is considered to pose a low risk to the UK. The information on this pest was correct as of 21/04/2020, but is no longer actively maintained. It will only be updated if new information is received which indicates the potential for a significant increase in risk to the UK.

This record was last updated on 21/04/2020

Common Names

  • Rose Flea beetle

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
Austria Present
Switzerland Present
Germany Present
France Present
United Kingdom Unknown
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Netherlands Present
Poland Present
Asia
China Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Coleoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Ornamentals

Major Hosts

  • Arbutus unedo L.
  • Bougainvillea glabra Choisy In Dc.
  • Buddleia (=Buddleja) L.
  • Clematis L.
  • Datura L.
  • Datura aurea (Lagerh.) Saff.
  • Elaeagnus angustifolia L.
  • Eucalyptus gunnii Hook.F.
  • Eugenia myrtoides Poir.
  • Euonymus japonicus Thunberg
  • Gaillardia Foug.
  • Gardenia Ellis
  • Genista L.
  • Hibiscus L.
  • Hydrangea L.
  • Hypericum L.
  • Lagerstroemia indica L.
  • Ligustrum L.
  • Lycopus L.
  • Magnolia L.
  • Monarda L.
  • Nerium oleander L.
  • Philadelphus coronarius L.
  • Pittosporum tobira (Thunb. Ex Murr.) Ait.
  • Pyracantha M.J.Roem.
  • Robinia hispida L.
  • Rosa L.
  • Scabiosa L.
  • Trachelospermum jasminoides (Lindl.) Lem.
  • Viburnum L.
  • Weigela floribunda (Sieb. & Zucc.) K.Koch
  • Yucca gloriosa L.
  • Origanum vulgare L.
  • Citrus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Both protected crops and outdoor production

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory actions against findings.

General Comments

Flea beetle pest of ornamental plants, detected in several European countries, with occasional findings in the UK over a number of years. No evidence to date of damage in the UK.