UK Risk Register Details for Florithrips traegardhi

Pest has been archived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 The information on this pest was correct as of 23/07/2020, but is no longer actively maintained.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 23/07/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Fruits or vegetables

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions

Regulation

Deregulation

Management By Industry

Targeted Survey

PRA

Contingency Plan

Publicity

Research

Distribution and Pest Details

Distribution

Country / Territory Status Notes
Europe
United Kingdom Absent
Africa
Egypt Present
Kenya Present
Morocco Present
Sudan Present
Senegal Present
Asia
India Present
Iran Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Thysanoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Total outdoor production

Major Hosts

  • Allium cepa L.
  • Amaranthus L.
  • Anacardium occidentale L.
  • Arachis hypogaea L.
  • Brassica oleracea L.
  • Capsicum L.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Oryza sativa L.
  • Punica granatum L.
  • Saccharum L.
  • Sorghum Moench
  • Triticum L.
  • Zea mays L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

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 action on findings.

General Comments

Thrips intercepted on okra, unlikely to pose a threat to UK plant health.