NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Penrith 2001-2002
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Hawkesbury Blue Mountains Parramatta

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News & Comments

Note that for mosquito numbers 0 - 50 mosquitoes = "Low", 51 - 100 = "Medium",
101 - 1,000 = "High", 1,001 - 10,000 = "Very High", >10,000 = "Extreme".

12/3/2002: All sites had increased numbers this week. The STP trapped 'high' numbers (125), with 71 Culex quinquefasciatus. The ADI had a 'medium' collection of 82 mosquitoes, including 32 Mansonia uniformis. Werrington also had a 'medium' collection (86), with 76 Aedes notoscriptus.

12/2/2002: 'Low' numbers were trapped at all but the STP site, which collected 51 mosquitoes, with 17 Culex annulirostris.

22/1/2002: Numbers were 'low' both from the ADI site and Werrington. The STP had a 'medium' collection of 63, with 45 Culex quinquefasciatus.

15/1/2002: Numbers were 'low' from all sites.

18/12/2001: Numbers continue to be 'low' from all sites.

12/12/2001: Numbers were 'low' from all sites.

27/11/2001: Numbers were 'low' from all sites.

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