UK Risk Register Details for Stenocarpella maydis

Common Names

  • Leaf spot of maize
  • Maize stalk rot
  • Maize white ear rot
  • Seedling blight of maize
  • Stalk rot of maize
  • White ear rot of maize

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Seeds

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

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 (5) Present
Austria Present
Czech Republic Present
United Kingdom Present (Unknown Distribution)
Italy Present
North America See Notes 9 within North and South America
South America See Notes 9 within North and South America
Oceania (2) Present
Africa (13) Present
Asia (8) Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Zea mays

Major Hosts

  • Zea mays L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Discuss with livestock industry the potential for surveillance

General Comments

Potential risk to maize production and mycotoxins for animal health

Risk Records for this Pest