NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Parramatta 2007-2008
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".

9/Apr/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 135 mosquitoes, with 78 Culex sitiens. Eccles had a 'medium' catch (69), with 35 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

1/Apr/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

26/Mar/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 148 mosquitoes, with 47 Culex annulirostris. Eric Primrose Reserve also had 'high' numbers (108), with 45 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

18/Mar/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 681 mosquitoes, with 615 Culex sitiens. Eccles had a 'medium' catch (52), with 35 Aedes notoscriptus. Eric Primrose Reserve also had 'medium' numbers (83), with 23 Coquillettidia linealis. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

12/Mar/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 212 mosquitoes, with 46 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve also had 'medium' numbers (54), with 19 Coquillettidia linealis. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

5/Mar/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 230 mosquitoes, with 73 Aedes vigilax. Carson Street had a 'medium' catch of 56 mosquitoes, dominated by 35 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

27/Feb/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 305 mosquitoes, with 123 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve also had 'high' numbers (114), with 37 Aedes vigilax. Eccles had a 'medium' catch (76), with 33 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

20/Feb/2008: George Kendall trapped 'medium' numbers (55), with 22 Aedes vigilax. Carson Street also had a 'medium' catch of 57 mosquitoes, dominated by 34 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

13/Feb/2008: George Kendall trapped 'high' numbers, collecting 133 mosquitoes, with 42 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

5/Feb/2008: George Kendall again had a 'high' collection, trapping 221 mosquitoes, with 150 Aedes vigilax. Eric Primrose Reserve also had 'high' numbers (103), with 60 Aedes vigilax. Eccles produced a 'medium' catch of 53, with 20 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

30/Jan/2008: George Kendall had the first 'high' collection of the season, trapping 185 mosquitoes, with 73 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

23/Jan/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

16/Jan/2008: Geroge Kendall Reserve trapped 'medium' numbers (80), with 34 Culex sitiens. Eric Primrose Park also produced 'medium' numbers (52), with 42 Coquillettidia linealis.

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