UK Risk Register Details for Bactrocera tau

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • 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] 5
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 2
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 4

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
Asia
Bangladesh Present
Brunei Present
Bhutan Present
China Present
Indonesia Present
India Present
Cambodia Present
Laos Present
Myanmar Present
Malaysia Present
Singapore Present
Thailand Present
Taiwan Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Diptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Outdoor cucurbit production

Major Hosts

  • Cucumis melo var. reticulatus L.
  • Cucumis sativus L.
  • Cucurbita maxima Duch.
  • Momordica charantia L.

Further Information

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Questions

Is it a pest of protected crops?:


  • No

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

ECIAI

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action on findings.

General Comments

EU regulated fruit fly, unlikely to pose a threat to UK plant health.

Risk Records for this Pest