UK Risk Register Details for Tetropium fuscum

Common Names

  • Brown spruce longhorn

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Non-squared wood

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] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 60

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 3
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 60

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
Austria Present
Bosnia-Herzegovina Present
Belgium Present
Bulgaria Present
Belarus Present
Switzerland Present
Czech Republic Present
Germany Present
Denmark Present
Estonia Present
Finland Present
France Present
United Kingdom Unknown
Croatia Present
Hungary Present
Italy Present
Lithuania Present
Latvia Present
Moldova Present
Montenegro Present
Netherlands Present
Norway Present
Poland Present
Romania Present
Serbia Present
Russia Present
Sweden Present
Slovenia Present
Slovakia Present
Turkey Present
Ukraine Present
North America
Canada Present (Limited)
Asia
Japan Present
Kazakhstan Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Coleoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Picea

Major Hosts

  • Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.
  • Picea glauca (Moench) Voss
  • Picea mariana (Mill.) Britt., Sterns & Poggenb.
  • Picea rubens Sarg.
  • Picea sitchensis (Bong.) Carr.
  • Pinus sylvestris Linnaeus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Coniferous

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (most recent update 2018)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Survey to determine presence in the UK.

General Comments

Longhorn beetle affecting spruce and pine, widespread in northern and central mainland Europe. Targeted surveys will help determine whether it is present in the UK.

Risk Records for this Pest