UK Risk Register Details for Keiferia lycopersicella

This record was last updated on 03/11/2020

Common Names

  • Tomato pinworm

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Fruits or vegetables

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

Regulated quarantine pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 1
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 3
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 12

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
United Kingdom Absent
North America Present
Canada Present (Limited)
Mexico Present
United States Present
South America Present
Bolivia Present
Colombia Present
Ecuador Present
Guyana Present
Peru Present
Venezuela Present
Central America
Bermuda Present
Costa Rica Present
Cuba Present
Dominican Republic Present
El Salvador Present
Guatemala Present
Haiti Present
Honduras Present
Jamaica Present
Nicaragua Present
Panama Present
Trinidad and Tobago Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Lepidoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Solanum lycopersicum

Major Hosts

  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Solanum melongena L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

EPPO (2011)

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Regulated quarantine pest. EPPO A1

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action in line with legislation

General Comments

Tomato pinworm, a regulated moth pest of Solanaceae. It is native to the Americas.

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