UK Risk Register Details for Essigella californica

Common Names

  • Monterey Pine Aphid

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 30

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 30

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
Spain Present
France Present
United Kingdom Present (Limited)
Italy Present
Portugal Present Maderia
North America
Canada Present
United States Present
South America
Argentina Present
Brazil Present
Chile Present
Oceania
Australia Present
New Zealand Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Pinus

Major Hosts

  • Pinus L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Coniferous

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2015)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Aphid pest of pine, present in parts of the EU and elsewhere. Can cause defoliation in parts of Australia, but limited effects seen elsewhere. Populations confirmed with limited distribution in South of England. Limited host range in UK.

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