NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Wyong 2005-2006
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Gosford Port Stephens Ryde

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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".

23/May/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

19/May/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

9/May/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

4/May/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Apr/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

24/Apr/2006: There was an isolate of Stratford virus from Ochlerotatus notoscriptus trapped at Ourimbah on 6/Apr/2006.

12/Apr/2006: Ourimbah trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers with a catch of 89, which were all Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

6/Apr/2006: Ourimbah trapped 'high' mosquito numbers with a catch of 138, including 135 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

28/Mar/2006: Ourimbah trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers with a catch of 53, including 41 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

21/Mar/2006: Ourimbah trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers with a catch of 51, including 44 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

10/Mar/2006: A second isolate was recovered from the same pool that yielded the Barmah Forest virus from 24/Feb/2006 at Halekulani, in this case it was a Stratford virus isolate.

10/Mar/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

7/Mar/2006: There was one isolate of Barmah Forest virus from Ochlerotatus vigilax trapped at Halekulani on 24/Feb/2006.

3/Mar/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

24/Feb/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

15/Feb/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

7/Feb/2006: Both sites trapped 'medium' numbers. Halekalani trapped 52 mosquitoes, with 27 Ochlerotatus vigilax, while Ourimbah collected 85, with 84 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

31/Jan/2006: Ourimbah had 'medium' numbers (76), with 54 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

25/Jan/2006: Ourimbah had 'medium' numbers (50), with 43 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

18/Jan/2006: Mosquito numbers were 'low' at Ourimbah. Halekalani produced a 'medium' collection of 86 mosquitoes, dominated by 40 Ochlerotatus vigilax

10/Jan/2006: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

6/Jan/2006: Ourimbah had 'medium' numbers (91), with 90 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. Halekalani had a 'low' catch.

22/Dec/2005: 'High' numbers continue at Halekalani, with a total of 403 mosquitoes, including 198 Culex annulirostris. Mosquito numbers were 'low' at Ourimbah.

15/Dec/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low' at Ourimbah. Halekalani produced a 'high' collection of 228 mosquitoes, dominated by 125 Coquillettidia linealis.

9/Dec/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low' at Ourimbah.

7/Dec/2005: Halekalani produced a 'high' collection of 218 mosquitoes, dominated by 139 Coquillettidia linealis.

31/Nov/2005: A 'high' collection of 101 was trapped this week and was strongly dominated by 91 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

24/Nov/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

18/Nov/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

3/Nov/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.


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