UK Risk Register Details for Groundnut ringspot virus

Common Names

  • GRSV

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] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 48

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Prohibition of some pathways

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
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
Finland Present (Limited) under eradication
United Kingdom Absent
North America
Dominican Republic Present
Puerto Rico Present
United States Present
South America
Argentina Present
Brazil Present
Africa
South Africa Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Protected cultivation

Major Hosts

  • Arachis hypogaea L.
  • Begonia L.
  • Capsicum L.
  • Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai
  • Coriandrum L.
  • Cucumis sativus L.
  • Glycine max (L.) Merr.
  • Lactuca dregeana Dc.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.
  • Solanum melongena L.
  • Physalis philadelphica Lam.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Virus affecting begonia, salad and other crops. First European outbreak detected in Finland in 2015.

Risk Records for this Pest