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  • Northern Ireland
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  • Region: Western Europe
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The table lists the species recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full species datasheets). It includes species that are invasive in this region, those for which there is no data on invasive status, and also species that are not invasive in the region but are reported as invasive elsewhere. This summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the distribution record. For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DomainKingdomPhylumSpeciesDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Dermatophilus congolensis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Mycobacterium bovis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesBacillus anthracis Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesMycoplasma capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesMycoplasma gallisepticum Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaFirmicutesMycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony (SC) type Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaBrucella ovis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaBrucella suis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaBurkholderia pseudomallei Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaCampylobacter fetus subsp. venerealis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaCoxiella burnetii CAB Abstracts data mining OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaEhrlichia ruminantium Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaErwinia amylovora (fireblight) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaProteobacteriaFrancisella tularensis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella Abortusequi Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella abortusovis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella gallinarum Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaSalmonella pullorum Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
BacteriaProteobacteriaTaylorella equigenitalis Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora lateralis (Port-Orford-cedar root disease) Present, few occurrences CABI/EPPO, 2012; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaBlumeria graminis (powdery mildew of grasses and cereals) Present Mercer & Ruddock, 2003.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaColletotrichum acutatum (black spot of strawberry) Present CABI/EPPO, 2010.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaGremmeniella abietina (Brunchorstia disease) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaHymenoscyphus fraxineus (ash dieback) Present, few occurrences CABI/EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaSeiridium cardinale (cypress canker) Present CABI/EPPO, 2014; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaCronartium ribicola (white pine blister rust) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 2000; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaHeterobasidion annosum sensu lato (Heterobasidion root rot) Restricted distribution Native NoEPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPuccinia horiana (white rust of chrysanthemum) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2008.
EukaryotaFungiChytridiomycotaSynchytrium endobioticum (wart disease of potato) Eradicated EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBemisia tabaci (tobacco whitefly) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCochliomyia hominivorax (New World screwworm) Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDendroctonus micans (great spruce bark beetle) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaGilpinia hercyniae (spruce sawfly) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHarmonia axyridis (harlequin ladybird) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHylobius abietis (large pine weevil) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaIps cembrae (large larch bark beetle) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLeptinotarsa decemlineata (Colorado potato beetle) Absent, intercepted only EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLilioceris lilii (lily leaf beetle) Present Introduced YesAnderson and Bell, 2002; CABI/EPPO, 2010.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLiriomyza huidobrensis (serpentine leafminer) Eradicated EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPieris brassicae (large cabbage white) Present Aldwell, 2003.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPissodes castaneus (small banded pine weevil) Present Clawson and Anderson, 2006.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaRhyacionia buoliana (European pine shoot moth) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBos taurus (cattle) Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCygnus olor (mute swan) Present Native ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataMuntiacus reevesi (Reeves' muntjac) Present, few occurrences Introduced RF Carden, National Museum of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, personal communication, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataNeovison vison (American mink) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSalmo salar (Atlantic salmon) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaCnidariaPelagia noctiluca (mauve stinger) Absent, formerly present Native YesDoyle et al., 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaGlobodera pallida (white potato cyst nematode) Restricted distribution Introduced Turner, 1996; CABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaGlobodera rostochiensis (yellow potato cyst nematode) Restricted distribution Introduced YesTurner and Evans, 1998; CABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaMeloidogyne fallax (false Columbia root-knot nematode) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaTrichinella Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaPlatyhelminthesArthurdendyus triangulatus (New Zealand flatworm) Widespread Introduced YesMINISTRY, 1963.
EukaryotaMetazoaPlatyhelminthesEchinococcus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaPlatyhelminthesTaenia solium Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaPlanctomycetes [kingdom]Chlamydophila abortus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrassula helmsii (Australian swamp stonecrop) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEpilobium ciliatum (northern willowherb) Present Introduced DAISIE, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaErigeron karvinskianus (Karwinsky’s fleabane) Localised Introduced YesNational Museums Northern Ireland, 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGunnera tinctoria (giant rhubarb) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHydrocotyle ranunculoides (floating pennywort) Restricted distribution Introduced YesNational Museums Northern Ireland, 2010; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaImpatiens glandulifera (Himalayan balsam) Present Introduced EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLysichiton americanus (American skunk cabbage) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenecio inaequidens (South African ragwort) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaBabesia Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaMikrocystos mackini Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaToxoplasma gondii Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTritrichomonas foetus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTrypanosoma equiperdum Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
EukaryotaProtistaProtozoaTrypanosoma evansi Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusAfrican horse sickness virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusAfrican swine fever virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusalcelaphine herpesvirus 1 Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusArterivirus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusavian infectious bronchitis virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbluetongue virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbovine herpesvirus 1 Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbovine leukemia virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusbovine viral diarrhea virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Viruscaprine arthritis encephalitis virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusclassical swine fever virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusduck hepatitis A virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusequine arteritis virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusequine infectious anaemia virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusequine influenzavirus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusfoot-and-mouth disease virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusfowlpox virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusGallid herpesvirus 2 Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusinfectious bursal disease virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusinfectious haematopoietic necrosis virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusinfluenza A virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusJapanese encephalitis virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Viruslumpy skin disease virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusmyxoma virus Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusNairobi sheep disease virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusNewcastle disease virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Viruspeste des petits ruminants virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusrabbit hemorrhagic disease virus No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusrabies virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusRift Valley fever virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusrinderpest virus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusspring viraemia of carp virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusSuid herpesvirus 1 Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusswine vesicular disease virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusTaura syndrome virus No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
VirusVenezuelan equine encephalitis virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusvesicular stomatitis virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusviral hemorrhagic septicemia virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Virusvisna/maedi virus Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.

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List of Animal Diseases

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The table lists the animal diseases recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full disease datasheets). For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DiseaseDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
actinomycosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
African horse sickness Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
African swine fever Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
anaplasmosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
anthrax Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
atrophic rhinitis of swine Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Aujeszky's disease Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian chlamydiosis No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian encephalomyelitis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian infectious bronchitis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian influenza Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian leukosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma gallisepticum) Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
avian tuberculosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
babesiosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
blackleg Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bluetongue Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Bonamia roughleyi (Australian winter disease) of oysters Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Borrelia anserina infections Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
botulism Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine anaplasmosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine genital campylobacteriosis Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine herpesvirus 1 infections Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine spongiform encephalopathy Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine tuberculosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine venereal trichomonosis Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
bovine viral diarrhoea Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
brucellosis (Brucella abortus) Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
brucellosis (Brucella melitensis) Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
brucellosis (Brucella suis) Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Burkholderia pseudomallei infections Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
caprine arthritis encephalitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
caseous lymphadenitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
classical swine fever Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Clostridium perfringens enteritis and enterotoxaemia Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
coccidiosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious agalactia Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious bovine pleuropneumonia Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious caprine pleuropneumonia Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious ecthyma Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious equine metritis Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
contagious ophthalmia Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Denman island disease Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
dermatophilosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
dourine Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
duck viral enteritis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
duck virus hepatitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Echinococcus Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
enzootic abortion of ewes Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
enzootic bovine leukosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
epizootic haematopoietic necrosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
epizootic lymphangitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine coital exanthema Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine infectious anaemia Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine influenza Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine piroplasmosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine rhinopneumonitis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
equine viral arteritis Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
foot-and-mouth disease in pigs Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
foot-and-mouth disease in ruminants Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
fowl cholera Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
fowl typhoid Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
fowlpox Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Fusobacterium necrophorum infections Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
glanders Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
haemorrhagic septicaemia Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
haplosporidiosis of pacific oysters Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
heartwater Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
horse pox Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious bursal disease Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious coryza Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious haematopoietic necrosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
infectious laryngotracheitis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Japanese encephalitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
leishmaniosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
leptospirosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
listeriosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
lumpy skin disease Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
malignant catarrhal fever Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Marek's disease Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
myxomatosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Nairobi sheep disease Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Newcastle disease Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Oncorhynchus masou virus disease Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
paratuberculosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
peste des petits ruminants Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
porcine enterovirus infections Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
pullorum disease Disease not reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
pulmonary adenomatosis Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Q fever CAB Abstracts data mining OIE Handistatus, 2005.
rabies Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Rift Valley fever Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
rinderpest Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
scrapie Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
sheep and goat pox Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
spring viraemia of carp Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
strangles Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
surra Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
swine dysentery Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
swine erysipelas Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
swine vesicular disease Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Taura syndrome No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
theileriosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
toxoplasmosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
transmissible gastroenteritis and porcine respiratory coronovirus infection Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Trichinella Last reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
trypanosomosis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
tuberculosis Reported present or known to be present OIE Handistatus, 2005.
tularaemia Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
Venezuelan equine encephalitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
vesicular stomatitis Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
viral haemorrhagic septicaemia Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
visna/maedi Disease never reported OIE Handistatus, 2005.
white spot disease No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.
yellow head disease No information available OIE Handistatus, 2005.

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