UK Risk Register Details for Tropidacris dux

Pest has been archived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 The information on this pest was correct as of 16/09/2020, but is no longer actively maintained.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 16/09/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide

Common Pathways

  • show / hide

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

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

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

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
North America
Mexico Present
Central America
Belize Present
El Salvador Present
Honduras Present
Guatemala Present
Nicaragua Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Orthoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Major Hosts

  • Anacardium occidentale L.
  • Citrofortunella (x Citrofortunell) J.Ingram & H.E.Moore
  • Cocos nucifera L.
  • Coffea L.
  • Dioscorea L.
  • Mangifera indica L.
  • Manihot Mill.
  • Musa L.
  • Persea americana Mill.
  • Prunus domestica ssp. domestica 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

Grasshopper intercepted hitchhiking in a cargo hold, unlikely to pose a threat to UK plant health and more likely to be of concern to more southern Member States.

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