UK Risk Register Details for Crisicoccus pini

Common Names

  • Pine, mealy, bug Japanese

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
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

EU Prohibition of key pathway

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 30

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
Italy Present
Monaco See Notes Unknown. Reported from Monaco, but unknown if still present.
Russia See Notes Recorded in parts of Eastern Asian Russia
North America
United States Present (Limited)
Asia
China Present
Japan Present
South Korea Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Pinus

Major Hosts

  • Pinus densiflora Sieb. & Zucc.
  • Pinus koraiensis Sieb. & Zucc.
  • Pinus massoniana Lamb.
  • Pinus nigra Arnold
  • Pinus parviflora Sieb. & Zucc.
  • Pinus pinaster Soland In Ait.
  • Pinus pinea L.
  • Pinus radiata D.Don
  • Pinus thunbergii Parl.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Coniferous

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

Mealybug pest of pines, present in Northern Italy, as well as other areas outside the EU. Importer and traders of ornamental pine should source their plants carefully and may wish to monitor for its presence.

Risk Records for this Pest