RMD-13-04: Consolidated Pest Risk Management Document for pest plants regulated by Canada
5.0 Pest Risk Assessments Summaries

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The CFIA completed a weed risk assessment for each of the species listed in this document. The Table 2: Weed Risk Assessments by Species references the appendices for each risk assessment.

Table 2: Weed Risk Assessments by Species
Scientific Name Common Name Name of the document and reference
Aegilops cylindricajointed goatgrassAppendix: 1A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Aegilops cylindrical (jointed goat grass)
Alopecurus myosuroidesslender foxtailAppendix: 2A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Alopecurus myosuroides (slender foxtail)
Centaurea ibericaIberian starthistleAppendix: 3A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Centaurea iberica (Iberian starthistle)
Centaurea solstitialisyellow starthistleAppendix: 4A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Centaurea solstitialis (yellow starthistle)
Crupina vulgariscommon crupina Appendix: 5A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Crupina vulgaris (common crupina)
Dioscorea polystachyaChinese yam Appendix: 6A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Dioscorea polystachya (Chinese yam)
Echium plantagineumPaterson's curse Appendix: 7A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Echium plantagineum (Paterson's curse)
Microstegium vimineumJapanese stiltgrass Appendix: 8A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Microstegium vimineum (Japanese stiltgrass)
Nassella trichotomaserrated tussock Appendix: 9A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Nassella trichotoma (serrated tussock)
Paspalum dilatatumDallis grass Appendix: 10A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Paspalum dilatatum (Dallis grass)
Persicaria perfoliatamile-a-minute weedAppendix: 11A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Persicaria perfoliata (mile-a-minute weed)
Senecio inaequidensSouth African ragwortAppendix: 12A Pest Risk Assessment Summary Senecio inaequidens (South African ragwort )
Senecio madagascariensisMadacascar ragwortAppendix: 13A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Senecio madagascariensis ( Madacascar ragwort )
Solanum elaeagnifoliumsilverleaf nightshadeAppendix: 14A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Solanum elaeagnifolium ( silverleaf nightshade )
Zygophyllum fabagoSyrian bean-caperAppendix: 15A Pest Risk Assessment Summary for Zygophyllum fabago ( Syrian bean-caper )
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