UK Risk Register Details for Tomato ringspot virus

Common Names

  • Chlorosis mosaic of raspberry
  • Chlorosis of pelargonium
  • Crumbly fruit of raspberry
  • Decline of raspberry
  • Eola rasp leaf of cherry
  • Peach yellow bud mosaic
  • Ringspot of tomato
  • Stem pitting of prunus
  • Stub head of gladiolus
  • Stunt of gladiolus
  • Union necrosis of apple
  • Yellow blotch curl of raspberry
  • Yellow bud mosaic of peach
  • Yellow vein of grapevine

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

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] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 32

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Regulated quarantine pest



Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan



Mitigated Risks

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

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions



Management By Industry

Targeted Survey


Contingency Plan



Distribution and Pest Details


Country Status Notes
Belarus Present
Germany Present
France Present
United Kingdom Present (Unknown Distribution)
Croatia Present
Italy Present
Lithuania Present
Serbia Present
Russia Present
Slovenia Present
Slovakia Present
Turkey Present
North America
Canada Present
Puerto Rico Present
United States Present
South America
Chile Present
Peru Present
Venezuela Present
New Zealand Present
Egypt Present
Togo Present
China Present
Iran Present
Jordan Present
Japan Present
South Korea Present
Oman Present
Pakistan Present
Taiwan Present

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

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Major Hosts

  • Pelargonium x hortorum L.H.Bailey
  • Prunus persica Batsch
  • Rubus idaeus L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2018)

Regulation and EPPO listing

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Regulated quarantine pest. EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

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Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Regulated virus of certain ornamental, fruit and glasshouse crops, believed to be present at low levels in the UK. Regulatory status should be reviewed to reflect current distribution, with the aim of protecting crops which could suffer economic impacts.

Risk Records for this Pest