UK Risk Register Details for Olive leaf yellowing- associated virus

This record was last updated on 14/09/2021

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] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 16

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulated non quarantine pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 16

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
United Kingdom Absent
Albania Present
Croatia Present
Cyprus Present
France Present
Greece Present
Italy Present
Spain Present
Turkey Present
North America
United States Present
South America
Brazil Present
Chile Present
Oceania
Australia Present
Africa
Algeria Present
Egypt Present
Morocco Present
Tunisia Present
Asia
Israel Present
Lebanon Present
Palestine, State of Present
Syria Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Olea europaea

Major Hosts

  • Olea europaea Linnaeus

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

Regulated non quarantine pest

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action

General Comments

Virus pest of olive trees, present in Europe and beyond. There are some reports of foliar symptoms and leaf drop, but impacts in the UK are not expected to be significant. Comparatively little is known about the biology of this virus.

Further Information

Uncertainty

  • show / hide

Key uncertainty for pest

General lack of detailed data on this pest

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution