UK Risk Register Details for Phytophthora tentaculata

Please note: there are high levels of uncertainty associated with the risk scores for this pest.

This record was last updated on 20/05/2020

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] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 15
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 45

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 15
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 45

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
Germany Present
Italy Present
Spain Present
United Kingdom Absent
Asia
China Present

Type of Pest

  • Oomycete

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Celery, oregano, tarragon cultivation, ornamentals species, wild flowers

Major Hosts

  • Apium graveolens L.
  • Artemisia L.
  • Artemisia douglasiana Bess. Ex Hook.
  • Cichorium intybus L.
  • Delphinium L.
  • Gerbera jamesonii H.Bolus Ex Hook.F.
  • Heteromeles arbutifolia (Aiton) M.Roemer
  • Leucanthemum vulgare Lamarck.
  • Santolina chamaecyparissus ssp. chamaecyparissus L.
  • Verbena L.
  • Origanum vulgare L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Both protected crops and outdoor production

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against interceptions

General Comments

Polyphagous pathogen present in parts of Europe and beyond.

Further Information

Uncertainty

  • show / hide

Key uncertainty for pest

Potential UK host range is unknown.

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution

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