UK Risk Register Details for Dickeya solani

This record was last updated on 16/07/2021

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Bulbs or tubers

Common Pathways

  • show / hide
  • Bulbs or tubers
  • Fruits or vegetables

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 4
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 20
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 100

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest

Industry certification scheme for planting material

Regulation

Surveillance

Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan

Awareness

Research

Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 3
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 3
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 9
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 45

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
Belgium Present
Czech Republic Present
Denmark Present
Finland Present
France Present
Germany Present
Greece Present
Netherlands Present
Norway Present
Poland Present
Russia Present
Slovenia Present
Spain Present
Sweden Present
Switzerland Present
Turkey Present
United Kingdom Absent
South America
Brazil Present
Asia
Georgia Present
Israel Present

Type of Pest

  • Bacterium

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Solanum tuberosum

Major Hosts

  • Cyperus rotundus L.
  • Hyacinthus orientalis L.
  • Solanum tuberosum L.

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 (as Dickeya spp.)

Actions Indicated

  • show / hide

Action

Compliance with statutory requirements on production and marketing of seed potatoes.

General Comments

Pathogen causing blackleg regulated through the statutory seed potato certification scheme, with additional requirements in place in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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