UK Risk Register Details for Chrysodeixis eriosoma

Common Names

  • Green semi-looper

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)
  • Cut flowers or branches

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] 5
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 45

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] 5
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 45

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
Russia Present (Limited)
North America
United States Present (Limited)
Oceania
Australia Present (Limited)
Fiji Present
New Zealand Present (Limited)
Papua New Guinea Present
Tonga Present
Asia
Brunei Present
China Present
Indonesia Present
India Present
Japan Present
Cambodia Present
South Korea Present
Sri Lanka Present
Myanmar Present
Malaysia Present
Philippines Present
Thailand Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Lepidoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Total outdoor production

Major Hosts

  • Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
  • Armoracia lapathifolia Gilib. Ex Usteri
  • Aster L.
  • Beta vulgaris L.
  • Borago officinalis L.
  • Brassica L.
  • Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp./Huth
  • Capsicum annuum L.
  • Chrysanthemum L.
  • Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai
  • Cucumis melo L.
  • Cucumis sativus L.
  • Cucurbita pepo L.
  • Dahlia pinnata Cav.
  • Dianthus caryophyllus L.
  • Digitalis purpurea L.
  • Fatsia japonica (Thunb.) Decne. & Planch. Ex Murr.
  • Geranium L.
  • Helianthus annuus L.
  • Lactuca sativa L.
  • Lilium L.
  • Melissa officinalis L.
  • Mentha L.
  • Myosotidium hortensiana (Decne.) Baill.
  • Myosotis L.
  • Ocimum basilicum L.
  • Passiflora edulis Sims
  • Pelargonium L'Herit. Ex Ait.
  • Phaseolus vulgaris L.
  • Pisum sativum Linnaeus
  • Raphanus sativus Linnaeus
  • Salvia L.
  • Solanum L.
  • Solenostemon scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Codd
  • Thymus vulgaris L.
  • Verbascum thapsus L.
  • Zea mays L.
  • Rheum x hybridum Murray

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (1997) , UK (2014)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Polyphagous moth pest which is morphologically identical to a pest already established in the UK in protected environments and being controlled by IPM. Not expected to cause greater impacts than other species of Chrysodeixis in the UK.

Risk Records for this Pest