UK Risk Register Details for Citrus bark cracking viroid

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

Common Pathways

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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] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Industry certification scheme for planting material for HSVd

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 16

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
Greece Present
Italy Present
Slovenia Present
Turkey Present
North America
Cuba Present
United States Present
Africa
Sudan Present
Tunisia Present
South Africa Present
Asia
China Present
Israel Present
Japan Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

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Humulus lupulus

Major Hosts

  • Humulus lupulus L.
  • Citrus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EPPO Alert

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action will be taken and EU regulation to be pursued. PHPS certification can help in maintaining disease freedom of hop planting material.

General Comments

Pest of citrus and hops present in parts of Europe and elsewhere. It is known to affect hops only in Slovenia. PHPS provides good assurance of disease freedom, but EU regulation to be pursued to enhance protection in the longer term.

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