UK Risk Register Details for Cinara curvipes

Common Names

  • Balsam fir aphid
  • Puceron du sapin (French)

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest spreads to maximum extent

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide

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] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
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] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 4
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
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 (7) Present
Czech Republic Present
Germany Present
United Kingdom Present (Unknown Distribution)
Slovenia Present
Slovakia Present
North America See Notes 3 within North and South America
South America See Notes 3 within North and South America

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Forestry

Major Hosts

  • Abies Miller
  • Abies concolor var. concolor (Gord. & Glend.)Lindl. Ex Hild.
  • Abies procera Rehder
  • Cedrus atlantica (Endl.) Manetti Ex Carr.
  • Cedrus deodara (D.Don) G.Don Ex Loud.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Coniferous

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (1999)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Mainly cosmetic damage but Christmas tree producers may wish to monitor for its presence.

General Comments

Findings confirmed in the UK and also present in a number of other European countries, damage appears to be mainly cosmetic but industry e.g. Christmas tree producers may wish to be aware and take action in response to findings.

Risk Records for this Pest