UK Risk Register Details for Euplatypus parallelus

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Non-squared wood

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] 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

EU regulated 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 Status Notes
Europe
United Kingdom Absent
North America
Costa Rica Present
Mexico Present
United States Present (Limited)
South America
Brazil Present
Suriname Present
Oceania
Australia Present (Limited)
Papua New Guinea Present
Africa Present (Widespread)
Asia
Indonesia Present
India Present
Cambodia Present
Sri Lanka Present
Malaysia Present
Singapore Present
Thailand Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Coleoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Broadleaved and coniferous trees

Major Hosts

  • Anacardium occidentale L.
  • Eucalyptus L'Herit.
  • Hevea brasiliensis (Willd. Ex A.Juss.) Muell.Arg.
  • Persea americana Mill.
  • Pinus L.
  • Pterocarpus indicus Willd.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved & Coniferous

Further Information

PRA Availability

Turkey (2015)

EU and EPPO Listing

ECIIAI as Scolytidae spp. (Non-European)

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

EU regulated bark beetle, unlikely to be able to establish and cause damage in the UK.

Risk Records for this Pest