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UK Risk Register Details for Fusarium foetens

This record was last updated on 18/08/2021

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

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  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

Common Pathways

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  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 2
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 20
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 40

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest

Industry production systems mitigate risk

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
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 / Territory Status Notes
Europe
United Kingdom Absent
Germany Present
Netherlands Present
Czech Republic Present
Norway Present
North America Present
Canada Present
United States Present
Oceania Present
New Zealand Present
Asia Present
Japan Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

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Begonia x hiemalis

Major Hosts

  • Begonia Hiemalis hybrids

Threats to Protected Cultivation

  • Only protected crops

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • N/A

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2002), Netherlands (2010)

Regulation and EPPO listing

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General plant health powers apply. EPPO A2

Actions Indicated

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Action

Statutory action against findings on Begonia plants for planting.

General Comments

Fungal pathogen causing disease of indoor Begonia.

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