UK Risk Register Details for Blueberry red ringspot virus

This record was last updated on 06/04/2022

Common Names

  • Cranberry ringspot disease

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] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 3
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 6
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 18

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions

Regulation

Deregulation

Management By Industry

Targeted Survey

PRA

Contingency Plan

Publicity

Research

Distribution and Pest Details

Distribution

Country / Territory Status Notes
Europe
United Kingdom Absent
Czech Republic Present (Limited)
Poland Present (Limited)
Slovakia Present (Limited)
Slovenia Present (Limited)
Belarus Present (Limited)
Serbia Present (Limited)
North America
United States Present (Limited)
Canada Present
Asia
Japan Present (Unknown Distribution)
South Korea Present (Unknown Distribution)

Type of Pest

  • Virus or Viroid

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Vaccinium

Major Hosts

  • Vaccinium L.
  • Vaccinium angustifolium Ait.
  • Vaccinium ashei Reade
  • Vaccinium corymbosum L.
  • Vaccinium macrocarpon Aiton

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • N/A

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Regulated non quarantine pest

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Statutory action in line with current regulation, but proposed awareness raising and further review to determine UK status.

General Comments

Virus pest of blueberries present in parts of Europe and elsewhere. No lasting impacts on yield have been recorded. Watching brief on UK status in line with increased awareness raising.

Further Information

Uncertainty

  • show / hide

Key uncertainty for pest

Whether this species could cause any impacts in the UK

Climate

Current distribution

Hosts

Impact

Pathways

Regulation

Taxonomy

UK distribution

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