UK Risk Register Details for Spilostethus pandurus

Pest has been archived

This pest has been assessed for the Risk Register and is considered to pose a low risk to the UK. The information on this pest was correct as of 12/08/2020, but is no longer actively maintained. It will only be updated if new information is received which indicates the potential for a significant increase in risk to the UK.

This record was last updated on 12/08/2020

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced (to glasshouses)

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] 4
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

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 2
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 24

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 (Limited) southern Europe
Andorra Present
Albania Present
Austria Present
Bosnia-Herzegovina Present
Bulgaria Present
Switzerland Present
Cyprus Present
Czech Republic Present
Spain Present
France Present
United Kingdom Absent
Greece Present
Croatia Present
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Moldova Present
Macedonia Present
Malta Present
Portugal Present
Romania Present
Russia Present
Slovenia Present
Slovakia Present
Turkey Present
Ukraine Present
Africa Present (Widespread) Both north and south of the Sahara
Asia
China Present
India Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Protected Solanaceae

Major Hosts

  • Calotropis R.Br.
  • Corylus L.
  • Gossypium L.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Nicotiana Linnaeus
  • Phaseolus L.
  • Prunus L.
  • Sesamum L.
  • Solanum melongena L.
  • Sorghum Moench
  • Vigna Savi
  • Apocynaceae (family)
  • Asclepiadoideae (Family)

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

No statutory action against findings

General Comments

Seed bug unlikely to pose a significant threat to UK plant health.