UK Risk Register Details for Gymnandrosoma aurantianum

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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 The information on this pest was correct as of 15/04/2020, but is no longer actively maintained.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 15/04/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Fruits or vegetables

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

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions

Regulation

Deregulation

Management By Industry

Targeted Survey

PRA

Contingency Plan

Publicity

Research

Distribution and Pest Details

Distribution

Country Status Notes
South America
Argentina Present
Brazil Present
Colombia Present
Ecuador Present
Peru Present
Venezuela Present
Central America
Costa Rica Present
Dominican Republic Present
Haiti Present
Nicaragua Present
Puerto Rico Present
Trinidad and Tobago Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Lepidoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Tropical / sub-tropical ornamentals

Major Hosts

  • Annona cherimola Mill.
  • Annona squamosa L.
  • Averrhoa carambola L.
  • Citrus paradisi Macfadyen
  • Citrus reticulata (s.l.)
  • Citrus sinensis (Linnaeus) Osbeck
  • Cocos nucifera L.
  • Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.
  • Litchi chinensis Sonnerat
  • Macadamia integrifolia Maiden & Betche
  • Musa L.
  • Prunus persica Batsch
  • Psidium guajava L.
  • Punica granatum L.
  • Theobroma cacao L.
  • Citrus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

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EPPO Alert List

Actions Indicated

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Action

No statutory action against findings

General Comments

Moth pest of Citrus and other mainly tropical plants. Hosts not widely grown in the UK, considered to be of little or no phytosanitary risk.

Further Information

Uncertainty

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Key uncertainty for pest

If it has the potential to move to other hosts

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution