UK Risk Register Details for Quambalaria eucalypti

Pest has been archived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 The information on this pest was correct as of 10/08/2020, but is no longer actively maintained.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 10/08/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

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] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 1
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 6

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] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 1
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 6

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
Portugal Present
United Kingdom Absent
South America
Brazil Present
Uruguay Present
Oceania
Australia Present
Africa
South Africa Present
Asia
China Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

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Eucalyptus

Major Hosts

  • Eucalyptus L'Herit.
  • Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
  • Eucalyptus grandis W.Hill Ex Maiden
  • Eucalyptus gunnii Hook.F.
  • Eucalyptus macarthuri Deane & Maiden
  • Eucalyptus nitens Maiden
  • Eucalyptus smithii R.T.Baker

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

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

General Comments

Fungal pathogen of eucalyptus, with scattered and uncertain distribution worldwide, unlikely to pose a significant threat to UK plant health.

Further Information

Uncertainty

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Key uncertainty for pest

The potential rate of spread of the pathogen is difficult to determine

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution