UK Risk Register Details for Blueberry leaf mottle virus

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

Common Pathways

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

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 1
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 8

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 Present
Bulgaria Absent
United Kingdom Absent
Hungary Absent
Portugal Absent
North America Present
Canada Present
United States Present
South America Absent

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

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Vaccinium corymbosum

Major Hosts

  • Vaccinium corymbosum L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IAI, EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action against findings. Important to resolve host issues to determine the vulnerability of other Vaccinium species.

General Comments

Damaging North American virus of Vaccinium species which could pose a risk to native UK Vaccinium.

Risk Records for this Pest