UK Risk Register Details for Macrohomotoma gladiata

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

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

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
France Present
United Kingdom Absent
Greece Present
Italy Present
Turkey Present
North America
United States Present (Limited) California
Africa
Algeria Present
Asia
China Present
Hong Kong Present
India Present
Japan Present (Limited) Ryuku Islands
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Ficus microcarpa

Major Hosts

  • Ficus microcarpa L.F.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action to be taken

General Comments

A psyllid specific to the host Ficus microcarpa (Indian laurel) which is not widely grown in the UK and unlikely to overwinter outdoors.

Further Information

Uncertainty

  • show / hide

Key uncertainty for pest

How widely the host is grown in the UK.

Climate - Cause

Current distribution - Cause

Hosts - Cause

Impact - Cause

Pathways - Cause

Regulation - Cause

Taxonomy - Cause

UK distribution - Cause

Risk Records for this Pest