UK Risk Register Details for Gnomoniopsis smithogilvyi

Pest has been archived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 The information on this pest was correct as of 23/07/2020, but is no longer actively maintained.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

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 36

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 36

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
Belgium Present
Switzerland Present
Czech Republic Present
Spain Present
France Present
United Kingdom Present (Unknown Distribution)
Greece Present
Croatia Present
Italy Present
Netherlands Present
Slovenia Present
Turkey Present
North America
United States Present (Limited)
Oceania
Australia Present
New Zealand Present
Asia
India Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

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Castanea sativa

Major Hosts

  • Castanea Mill.
  • Castanea crenata Sieb. & Zucc.
  • Castanea mollissima Blume
  • Castanea sativa Mill.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

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Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

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Action

No statutory action against findings. Targeted survey to determine the extent of presence in the UK.

General Comments

Fungal pathogen of sweet chestnut trees, present in parts of Europe and elsewhere, including findings in the UK. Surveillance will help determine the extent of presence.