NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Port Macquarie 2007-2008
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Crescent Head Bellingen

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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/May/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

5/May/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

1/May/2008: A collection from North Shore collected 'medium' numbers (81), with 49 Culex quinquefasciatus.

28/Apr/2008: Partridge Creek trapped 'low' numbers.

22/Apr/2008: Partridge Creek continues to have 'high' numbers (236) with 87 Culex annulirostris.

15/Apr/2008: Partridge Creek again had 'high' numbers (351) with 124 Culex annulirostris.

8/Apr/2008: Lord Street collected 'low' numbers due to a trap failure. Partridge Creek continues with the 'high' numbers (276) with 108 Coquillettidia linealis.

2/Apr/2008: Lord Street collected 'medium' numbers, with 53 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 120 mosquitoes trapped, including 60 Mansonia uniformis. A collection from Hibbard Drive produced 'low' numbers.

26/Mar/2008: Lord Street collected 'high' numbers (139) and almost all (137) were Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 131 mosquitoes trapped, including 59 Mansonia uniformis. A collection from Hibbard Drive produced 'low' numbers.

11/Mar/2008: Lord Street collected 'low' numbers. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 114 mosquitoes trapped, including 59 Mansonia uniformis. A collection from Hibbard Drive produced 'medium' numbers (68), with 42 Coquillettidia linealis.

3/Mar/2008: Lord Street collected 'high' numbers (121), with 115 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 297 mosquitoes trapped, including 64 Coquillettidia linealis. A collection from Hibbard Drive produced 'high' numbers (140), with 62 Coquillettidia linealis.

27/Feb/2008: Lord Street collected 'high' numbers (140), with 126 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 500 mosquitoes trapped, including 305 Mansonia uniformis. A collection from Hibbard Drive produced 'low' numbers.

20/Feb/2008: Lord Street collected 'high' numbers (397), with 384 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 446 mosquitoes trapped, including 232 Mansonia uniformis.

18/Feb/2008: There was one Barmah Forest virus isolate from Aedes procax trapped at Partridge Creek on 12/Feb/2008.

12/Feb/2008: Lord Street collected 'high' numbers (236), with 214 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek trapped 'low' numbers due to a trap failure.

11/Feb/2008: There was one Ross River virus isolate from Aedes alternans trapped at Partridge Creek on 23/Jan/2008.

5/Feb/2008: Lord Street collected 'low' numbers. Partridge Creek trapped 'high' (282) mosquito numbers, with 139 Mansonia uniformis.

22/Jan/2008: 'High' mosquito numbers continue this week from both sites. Lord Street collected a total of 142, with 115 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek produced a catch of 536 mosquitoes and included 128 Mansonia uniformis and 207 Coquillettidia linealis.

15/Jan/2008: Both sites again trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Lord Street collected a total of 120, with 108 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek produced a catch of 769 mosquitoes and included 290 Mansonia uniformis and 250 Coquillettidia linealis.

8/Jan/2008: Both sites again trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Lord Street collected a total of 555, with 540 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek produced a catch of 366 mosquitoes and included 133 Mansonia uniformis.

18/Dec/2007: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Lord Street collected a total of 270, with 153 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek produced a catch of 676 mosquitoes and included 229 Culex annulirostris.

11/Dec/2007: Lord Street produced 'low' numbers. Partridge Creek numbers were 'high' with 505 mosquitoes trapped, including 131 Culex annulirostris.

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