UK Risk Register Details for Ceratocystis virescens

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

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

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
United States Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

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Acer saccharinum, Liriodendron tulipifera

Major Hosts

  • Acer saccharinum L.
  • Acer saccharum Marsh.
  • Liriodendron tulipifera L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2008)

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IIAI

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action on findings. Sentinel tree research is appropriate.

General Comments

Major hosts not widely grown in the UK. Considered low risk but some uncertainty over suitability of European Acer spp. as hosts. Candidate for inclusion in sentinel tree project.

Risk Records for this Pest