UK Risk Register Details for Leucinodes orbonalis

Common Names

  • Brinjal fruit and shoot borer
  • Brinjal fruit nd shoot borer
  • Eggplant fruit borer

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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
Oceania
Australia Present
Asia Present
Bangladesh Present
Brunei Present
China Present
Indonesia Present
India Present
Japan Present
Cambodia Present
Laos Present
Sri Lanka Present
Myanmar Present
Malaysia Present
Nepal Present
Philippines Present
Pakistan Present
Singapore Present
Thailand Present
Taiwan Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Lepidoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Solanum melongena

Major Hosts

  • Solanum melongena L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2006), EPPO (2012)

EU and EPPO Listing

EPPO A1

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action against findings

General Comments

Tropical pest, no experience of damage to protected cropping. More of a risk to southern EU MS.

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