UK Risk Register Details for Little cherry virus 2

Common Names

  • Little cherry disease: sour-/sweet-cherry

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] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 16
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 32

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 16
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 32

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 Present (Limited)
United Kingdom Absent
Poland Present (Limited)
North America
Canada Present (Limited)
United States Present (Limited)
Oceania
Australia Present (Limited)
Asia
China Present
Japan Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

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Prunus avium, Prunus cerasus

Major Hosts

  • Prunus avium ssp./var. avium L.
  • Prunus cerasus L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IIAI (non-European isolates only)

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action on findings.

General Comments

Virus of cherries, known to be present in Germany and Poland and outside Europe. Import controls help to mitigate risks on plants imported from outside the EU. Use of certified plants can also help to reduce risks.

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