UK Risk Register Details for Tomato brown rugose fruit virus

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)
  • Seeds

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] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 48

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Prohibition on Solanaceae plants for planting from outside the Euro-Mediterranean.

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] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 48

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
Germany Absent Eradicated
United Kingdom Present (Limited) Under official control
Greece Unknown Crete
Italy Present
Netherlands Unknown
Turkey Present
North America
Canada Present
Mexico Present
United States Absent Eradicated
Asia
China Present
Israel Present
Jordan Present
Palestine, State of Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

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Solanum lycopersicum

Major Hosts

  • Solanum lycopersicum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Both protected crops and outdoor production

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

Germany (2018)

EU and EPPO Listing

EPPO Alert (2019)

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action against findings on plants for planting

General Comments

Virus of tomato identified in parts of Europe and beyond. Uncertainty about extent of distribution, but statutory action would be taken against any interceptions or findings on plants for planting.

Further Information

Uncertainty

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Key uncertainty for pest

Whether ToBRFV is seed-borne or not.

Climate - Cause

Current distribution - Cause

Hosts - Cause

Impact - Cause

Pathways - Cause

Regulation - Cause

Taxonomy - Cause

UK distribution - Cause