UK Risk Register Details for Frankliniella schultzei

Common Names

  • common blossom thrips
  • cotton bud thrips
  • tomato thrips

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Cut flowers or branches

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] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Action against findings under general powers

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

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 (2) Present
Belgium Present
United Kingdom Absent
Netherlands Present
North America See Notes 16 within North and South America
South America See Notes 16 within North and South America
Oceania (6) Present
Africa (23) Present
Asia (12) Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Thysanoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Total protected cultivation

Major Hosts

  • Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
  • Arachis hypogaea L.
  • Cactaceae
  • Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp./Huth
  • Glycine max (L.) Merr.
  • Gossypium L.
  • Gramineae Adans., Nom. Cons.
  • Hyacinthus L.
  • Lactuca sativa L.
  • Leguminosae
  • Lens culinaris Medik.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.
  • Phaseolus mungo L.
  • Saintpaulia ionantha H.Wendl.
  • Vigna unguiculata (Linnaeus) Walpers
  • Liliaceae (family)
  • Orchidaceae (family)
  • Solanaceae (family)
  • Asteraceae (family)
  • Iridaceae (Family)

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2001)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No current Actions Indicated

General Comments

Polyphagous glasshouse pest, present in many countries, single finding in UK.

Risk Records for this Pest