UK Risk Register Details for Pepper vein yellows virus

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Prohibition of key pathway

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 3
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
Spain Present
United Kingdom Absent
Italy Present
Turkey Present
North America
United States Present
Africa
Benin Present
Cote d'Ivoire Present
Mali Present
Sudan Present
Tunisia Present
Asia
China Present
Indonesia Present
Israel Present
India Present
Jordan Present
Japan Present
Philippines Present
Pakistan Present
Thailand Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Protected Solanaceae

Major Hosts

  • Capsicum annuum L.
  • Capsicum chinense Jacq./L.
  • Capsicum frutescens L.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Both protected crops and outdoor production

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

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

Virus of peppers with a scattered distribution, including parts of Europe (Spain and Italy). Growers are recommended to practice careful sourcing and good hygiene measures, to protect against the risk of introduction. A PRA will help to better assess the level of risk to the UK.

Risk Records for this Pest