UK Risk Register Details for Xiphinema bricolense

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced (with virus pathogen)

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (with soil)

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 4
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 12
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 48

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

EU regulated pest, key pathway prohibited

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
South America Present

Type of Pest

  • Nematode (Dorylaimida)

Host or Industry at Risk

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Solanum lycopersicum

Major Hosts

  • Juncus L.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Nicotiana tabacum L.
  • Prunus L.
  • Vitis L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

EU and EPPO Listing

EC IAI (non-European) EPPO A1 X. americanum sensu lato

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

EU regulated nematode pest with the potential to introduce non-European viruses. EU listing and regulations on soil/growing material associated with planting material help to mitigate the risk of entry.

Risk Records for this Pest