UK Risk Register Details for Neofusicoccum luteum

Pest has been archived

This pest has been assessed for the Risk Register and is considered to pose a low risk to the UK. The information on this pest was correct as of 26/05/2020, but is no longer actively maintained. It will only be updated if new information is received which indicates the potential for a significant increase in risk to the UK.

This record was last updated on 26/05/2020

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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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] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 10
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 50

Current Mitigations

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Key mitigation for pest



Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan



Mitigated Risks

Likelihood [1 - 5] 5
Spread [1 - 5] 2
Impact [1 - 5] 2
Value at Risk [1 - 5] 5
Likelihood x Impact [1 - 25] 10
UK Relative Risk Rating [1 - 125] 50

Proposed Actions

Proposed Actions



Management By Industry

Targeted Survey


Contingency Plan



Distribution and Pest Details


Country / Territory Status Notes
United Kingdom Absent
Portugal Present
Spain Present
Italy Present
North America
United States Present
South America
Uruguay Present
New Zealand Present
Australia Present
Tunisia Present
South Africa Present

Type of Pest

  • Fungus

Host or Industry at Risk

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Broadleaved trees, Vitis vinifera

Major Hosts

  • Acer palmatum Thunb. Ex Murr.
  • Actinidia Lindl.
  • Citrofortunella (x Citrofortunell) J.Ingram & H.E.Moore
  • Erica arborea var. arborea L.
  • Ficus microcarpa L.F.
  • Ledum L.
  • Malus Mill.
  • Olea europaea Linnaeus
  • Protea L.(1771, Non 1753)
  • Quercus robur L.
  • Syzygium Gaertn.
  • Vitis vinifera ssp. sylvestris L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

PRA not available

Regulation and EPPO listing

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Not currently listed

Actions Indicated

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No statutory action against findings.

General Comments

A fungal pest of woody hosts that has been intercepted in the UK. Widespread globally with limited impacts.