UK Risk Register Details for Liriomyza sativae

Common Names

  • vegetable leaf miner

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] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 5
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 10
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 50

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 30

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
Turkey Present
North America
Antigua and Barbuda Present
Barbados Present
Bahamas Present
Canada Present
Costa Rica Present
Cuba Present
Dominica Present
Dominican Republic Present
Guadeloupe Present
Jamaica Present
Saint Kitts and Nevis Present
Saint Lucia Present
Martinique Present
Mexico Present
Nicaragua Present
Panama Present
Puerto Rico Present
Trinidad and Tobago Present
United States Present
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Present
South America
Argentina Present
Brazil Present
Chile Present
Colombia Present
French Guiana Present
Peru Present
Suriname Present
Venezuela Present
Oceania
Australia Present (Limited)
Micronesia Present
New Caledonia Present
French Polynesia Present
Vanuatu Present
Samoa Present
Africa
Cameroon Present
Egypt Present
Kenya Present
Nigeria Present
Sudan Present
Zimbabwe Present
Asia
Bangladesh Present
China Present
Indonesia Present
Israel Present
India Present
Iran Present
Jordan Present
Japan Present
Cambodia Present
Sri Lanka Present
Malaysia Present
Oman Present
Thailand Present
Uzbekistan Present
Vietnam Present
Yemen Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Diptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Solanum

Major Hosts

  • Cucurbita pepo L.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Both protected crops and outdoor production

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IAI , EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action against findings. Need surveys on imported produce to monitor risks from these unregulated trades.

General Comments

EU regulated pest, intercepted frequently on plant produce, still spreading internationally.

Risk Records for this Pest