Our use of Cookies

This site uses only cookiesstrictly necessaryto ensure the site works correctly.

Please read about how we use cookies.

Hide this message

Strictly necessary and non-essential cookies

Accept all cookies

Accept necessary cookies only

Set Cookie Preferences

By clicking accept all cookies, you agree to our use of cookies and to our cookie policy.

We use third-party cookies on this site.

You have accepted necessary cookies only

You can change your cookie settings at any time

Hide this message

UK Risk Register Details for Xiphinema bakeri

This record was last updated on 20/07/2022

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Plants for planting (with soil)

Common Pathways

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

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 4
Spread [1 - 5] 1
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 8
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 40

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Prohibition of key pathways

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

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

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
North America
United States Present
Canada Present
South America Present
Asia
Japan Present
South Korea Present

Type of Pest

  • Nematode (Dorylaimida)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Total outdoor production, Forestry

Major Hosts

  • Cerastium vulgatum L.
  • Chenopodium album L.
  • Chenopodium giganteum D.Don
  • Cynodon Rich.
  • Dactylis glomerata L.
  • Fragaria ananassa (F. x ananassa) Duch.
  • Solanum lycopersicum L.
  • Morus L.
  • Picea glauca (Moench) Voss
  • Picea sitchensis (Bong.) Carr.
  • Pinus L.
  • Pinus ponderosa Dougl. Ex P. & C.Laws.
  • Pisum sativum Linnaeus
  • Populus fremontii S.Wats.
  • Populus tremuloides Michx.
  • Prunus L.
  • Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (Mirbel) Franco
  • Rubus idaeus L.
  • Secale cereale L.
  • Sequoia sempervirens (D.Don) Endl.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.
  • Stellaria media (L.) Vill./Cyr.
  • Tsuga heterophylla (Rafin.) Sarg.
  • Vaccinium corymbosum L.
  • Solanaceae (family)
  • Fragaria vesca

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Coniferous

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (1996)

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide

Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Maintain a watching brief

General Comments

Polyphagous nematode pest. Could potentially affect trees and other species if introduced but many pathways regulated.

Risk Records for this Pest