EPPO Platform
on PRAs

Rapid Pest Risk Analysis for: Scirtothrips citri


This rapid PRA shows: Climatic conditions limit potential UK impacts from S. citri to plants grown under protection. Damaging populations in countries were S. citri is present are restricted to Citrus and Vaccinium. Considering the small quantities of these hosts grown under protection in the UK, economic impacts are rated as small.


  • Scirtothrips citri


  • Citrus
  • Citrus trifoliata
  • Fortunella
  • Ligustrum
  • Mangifera indica
  • Pistacia vera
  • Vaccinium corymbosum
  • Vitis vinifera
  • x Citrofortunella microcarpa


Type File Size
Pest Risk Analysis Download 525,43kB

PRA Area

  • United Kingdom