NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Parramatta 2006-2007
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Ryde Penrith Blue Mountains

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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".

24/Apr/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 201 including 129 Culex annulirostris. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (96), with 38 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

18/Apr/2007: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

11/Apr/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'medium' numbers with a catch of 73 including 26 Aedes alternans. Carson also had a 'medium' catch (75), with 64 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

4/Apr/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'medium' numbers with a catch of 68 including 23 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Mar/2007: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

21/Mar/2007: Mosquito numbers are well up this week. George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 570 including 321 Aedes vigilax. Carson Street had a 'medium' (78) collection, with 42 Culex annulirostris. Pennant Parade also produced a 'medium' catch, trapping 58 mosquitoes, including 26 Culex annulirostris. Eccles Park had a 'high' catch of 187, with 120 Culex annulirostris. Eric Primrose Reserve also had a 'high' catch (154), with 85 Aedes vigilax.

14/Mar/2007: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

7/Mar/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 383 including 268 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (87), with 32 Aedes vigilax. Eccles Park also trapped 'medium' numbers (52), with 26 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Feb/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 153 including 82 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (71), with 60 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

21/Feb/2007: Mosquito numbers continue to drop. George Kendall Reserve had a partial trap failure and only collected 'medium' numbers (56), with 42 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (67), with 46 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

14/Feb/2007: Mosquito numbers are down this week. George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 177 including 118 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (74), with 66 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

7/Feb/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 583 including 488 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (78), with 64 Aedes vigilax. Eccles Park had a 'medium' catch of 63, with 46 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

31/Jan/2007: George Kendall Reserve continues the 'very high' numbers, trapping a total of 1,334 mosquitoes, with 1,081 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose trapped 'high' numbers (206), including 151 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

24/Jan/2007: George Kendall Reserve continues to have large mosquito numbers with the first 'very high' collection of the season. The total of 1092 mosquitoes included 746 Aedes vigilax. Eccles Park yielded a 'high' catch of 101, with 50 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve had a 'medium' catch (69), with 30 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

17/Jan/2007: George Kendall Reserve again trapped 'high' numbers with a catch of 320 including 181 Aedes vigilax. Carson Street had a 'medium' (61) collection, with 32 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

10/Jan/2007: George Kendall Reserve trapped 'high' numbers this week, collecting 374 mosquitoes and was dominated by 311 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Park collected 'medium' numbers (84), with 36 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

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