The European Commission requested the EFSA Panel on Plant Health to prepare and deliver risk assessments for commodities listed in the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/2019 as ‘High-risk plants, plant products and other objects’. This Scientific Opinion covers plant health risks posed by potted plants (2–4 years old) of specified Lonicera species produced in nurseries and that are imported from Turkey, taking into account the available scientific information, including the technical information provided by the NPPO of Turkey. The relevance of any pest for this Opinion was based on evidence following defined criteria listed in Section 4.1. Three species, the EU-quarantine pests Lopholeucaspis japonica and Meloidogyne chitwoodi and the protected zone quarantine pest Bemisia tabaci, fulfilled these criteria and were selected for further evaluation. For these pests, the risk mitigation measures proposed in the technical dossier from Turkey were evaluated taking into account the possible limiting factors. For these pests, an expert judgement is given on the likelihood of pest freedom taking into consideration the risk mitigation measures acting on the pest, including uncertainties associated with the assessment. The estimated degree of pest freedom varies among the pests evaluated, with B. tabaci on evergreen species of Lonicera spp. being the pest most frequently expected on the imported plants. The Expert Knowledge Elicitation indicated, with 95% certainty, that between 9,293 and 10,000 plants per 10,000 would be free of B. tabaci.

Commodity risk assessment of specified species of Lonicera potted plants from Turkey / Bragard, C.; Chatzivassiliou, E.; Di Serio, F.; dos Santos Baptista, P. C.; Gonthier, P.; Jaques Miret, J. A.; Justesen, A. F.; Macleod, A.; Magnusson, C. S.; Milonas, P.; Navas-Cortes, J. A.; Parnell, S.; Reignault, P. L.; Stefani, E.; Thulke, H. -H.; Van der Werf, W.; Vicent Civera, A.; Yuen, J.; Zappala, L.; Debode, J.; Manceau, C.; Gardi, C.; Mosbach-Schulz, O.; Potting, R.. - In: EFSA JOURNAL. - ISSN 1831-4732. - 20:1(2022), pp. N/A-N/A. [10.2903/j.efsa.2022.7014]

Commodity risk assessment of specified species of Lonicera potted plants from Turkey

Stefani E.;
2022

Abstract

The European Commission requested the EFSA Panel on Plant Health to prepare and deliver risk assessments for commodities listed in the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/2019 as ‘High-risk plants, plant products and other objects’. This Scientific Opinion covers plant health risks posed by potted plants (2–4 years old) of specified Lonicera species produced in nurseries and that are imported from Turkey, taking into account the available scientific information, including the technical information provided by the NPPO of Turkey. The relevance of any pest for this Opinion was based on evidence following defined criteria listed in Section 4.1. Three species, the EU-quarantine pests Lopholeucaspis japonica and Meloidogyne chitwoodi and the protected zone quarantine pest Bemisia tabaci, fulfilled these criteria and were selected for further evaluation. For these pests, the risk mitigation measures proposed in the technical dossier from Turkey were evaluated taking into account the possible limiting factors. For these pests, an expert judgement is given on the likelihood of pest freedom taking into consideration the risk mitigation measures acting on the pest, including uncertainties associated with the assessment. The estimated degree of pest freedom varies among the pests evaluated, with B. tabaci on evergreen species of Lonicera spp. being the pest most frequently expected on the imported plants. The Expert Knowledge Elicitation indicated, with 95% certainty, that between 9,293 and 10,000 plants per 10,000 would be free of B. tabaci.
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Commodity risk assessment of specified species of Lonicera potted plants from Turkey / Bragard, C.; Chatzivassiliou, E.; Di Serio, F.; dos Santos Baptista, P. C.; Gonthier, P.; Jaques Miret, J. A.; Justesen, A. F.; Macleod, A.; Magnusson, C. S.; Milonas, P.; Navas-Cortes, J. A.; Parnell, S.; Reignault, P. L.; Stefani, E.; Thulke, H. -H.; Van der Werf, W.; Vicent Civera, A.; Yuen, J.; Zappala, L.; Debode, J.; Manceau, C.; Gardi, C.; Mosbach-Schulz, O.; Potting, R.. - In: EFSA JOURNAL. - ISSN 1831-4732. - 20:1(2022), pp. N/A-N/A. [10.2903/j.efsa.2022.7014]
Bragard, C.; Chatzivassiliou, E.; Di Serio, F.; dos Santos Baptista, P. C.; Gonthier, P.; Jaques Miret, J. A.; Justesen, A. F.; Macleod, A.; Magnusson, C. S.; Milonas, P.; Navas-Cortes, J. A.; Parnell, S.; Reignault, P. L.; Stefani, E.; Thulke, H. -H.; Van der Werf, W.; Vicent Civera, A.; Yuen, J.; Zappala, L.; Debode, J.; Manceau, C.; Gardi, C.; Mosbach-Schulz, O.; Potting, R.
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