UK Risk Register Details for Milviscutulus mangiferae

Common Names

  • Mango shield scale

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

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] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest



Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan



Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions



Management By Industry

Targeted Survey


Contingency Plan



Distribution and Pest Details


Country Status Notes
United Kingdom Absent
North America
Antigua and Barbuda Present
Barbados Present
Costa Rica Present
Cuba Present
Dominican Republic Present
Grenada Present
Honduras Present
Jamaica Present
Saint Lucia Present
Martinique Present
Mexico Present
Nicaragua Present
Puerto Rico Present
El Salvador Present
United States Present (Limited)
South America
Brazil Present
Colombia Present
Ecuador Present
Guyana Present
Venezuela Present
Australia Present (Limited)
Fiji Present
Papua New Guinea Present
Palau Present
Solomon Islands Present
Tonga Present
Samoa Present
Cote d'Ivoire Present
Ghana Present
Kenya Present
Comoros Present
Madagascar Present
Mauritius Present
Reunion Present
Seychelles Present
Tanzania Present
South Africa Present
Bangladesh Present
Hong Kong Present
Indonesia Present
Israel Present
India Present
Japan Present
Sri Lanka Present
Malaysia Present
Philippines Present
Pakistan Present
Singapore Present
Thailand Present
Taiwan Present
Vietnam Present

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Hemiptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Botanical collections or specialists

Major Hosts

  • Ficus L.
  • Mangifera L.
  • Citrus

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2008)

EU and EPPO Listing

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide


No statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Hosts not widely grown, in the UK. More likely to be of concern to other EU Member States.

Risk Records for this Pest