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UK Risk Register Details for Trichoferus campestris

This record was last updated on 28/11/2022

Scenario and Pathways

Scenario for Risk Register

  • show / hide
  • Pest is introduced

Pathway Assessed for Entry to UK

  • show / hide
  • Wood packaging material
  • Wood packaging material (with bark)

Common Pathways

  • show / hide
  • Plants for planting (except seeds bulbs and tubers)
  • Non-squared wood
  • Squared wood
  • Wood packaging material
  • Hitchhiking
  • Manufactured plant products

Risk Ratings and Current Mitigations

Unmitigated 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

Current Mitigations

  • show / hide

Key mitigation for pest



Industry Scheme

Contingency Plan



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



Management By Industry

Targeted Survey


Contingency Plan



Distribution and Pest Details


Country / Territory Status Notes
Czech Republic Present
Hungary Present
Lithuania Present
Moldova Present
Poland Present
Romania Present
Russia Present
Ukraine Present
Slovakia Present (Limited) Present, only in some parts of the Member State concerned, at low prevalence.
United Kingdom Absent
North America
Canada Present
United States Present
Armenia Present
Azerbaijan Present
Iran Present
Japan Present
Kazakhstan Present
Kyrgyzstan Present
Mongolia Present
North Korea Present
Russia Present
South Korea Present
Tajikistan Present
Turkmenistan Present
Uzbekistan Present
China Present
Georgia Present (Limited)

Type of Pest

  • Insect (Coleoptera)

Host or Industry at Risk

  • show / hide

Broadleaved trees

Major Hosts

  • Betula L.
  • Broussonetia L'Herit.
  • Fraxinus L.
  • Gleditsia L.
  • Malus Mill.
  • Malus domestica Borkhausen
  • Malus pumila Mill.
  • Morus L.
  • Morus alba L.
  • Populus L.
  • Pyrus pyrifolia (Burm.F.) Nakai
  • Robinia pseudoacacia L.
  • Salix L.
  • Sorbus L.
  • Ulmus L.

Threats to Protected Cultivation

Forest Tree Pests and Pathogens

  • Broadleaved

Further Information

PRA Availability

UK (2014)

Regulation and EPPO listing

  • show / hide


Actions Indicated

  • show / hide


Statutory action against findings.

General Comments

Longhorn beetle from Asia, now present in Eastern Europe. It could potentially be a threat to ornamental and fruit trees if introduced to UK.

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