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

Nearby Locations

Parramatta Penrith Blue Mountains

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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".

16/Apr/2008: Maze Park produced 'medium' numbers (65), most (60) being Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

10/Apr/2008: All sites yielded 'low' numbers.

1/Apr/2008: Darvall Park had a 'medium' catch of 75 mosquitoes, including 54 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

27/Mar/2008: There was an isolate of Edge Hill virus from Culex annulirostris trapped at Lambert Park on 11/March/2008.

26/Mar/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'high' numbers (164), with 115 Culex sitiens. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

20/Mar/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'high' numbers (261), with 217 Culex sitiens. Maze Park produced 'medium' numbers (82), most (72) were Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

12/Mar/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'high' numbers (241), with 213 Culex sitiens. Maze Park produced 'high' numbers (100), most (82) were Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

4/Mar/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'high' numbers (231), with 174 Culex sitiens. Maze Park produced 'high' numbers (190), most (172) were Aedes notoscriptus. The Golf Course had a 'medium' catch of 58 mosquitoes and included 39 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

26/Feb/2008: Maze Park produced 'high' numbers (118), most (110) were Aedes notoscriptus. Lambert Park had 'high' (133) mosquito numbers, with 56 Aedes procax . All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

20/Feb/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'medium' numbers (52), with 19 Culex sitiens. Maze Park produced 'high' numbers (110), most (108) were Aedes notoscriptus. Miriam Park produced a 'medium' catch of (56) and most (50) are also Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

15/Feb/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'medium' numbers (93), with 67 Culex sitiens. Maze Park produced 'high' numbers (128), most (114) were Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

5/Feb/2008: Maze Park trapped 'medium' numbers (90), with 83 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

29/Jan/2008: Lambert Park had 'high' (197) mosquito numbers, with 135 Aedes notoscriptus. Maze Park had 'meduim' numbers (65), with the majority (59) being Aedes notoscriptus. Wharf Road trapped 'medium' numbers (54), with 24 Aedes vigilax. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

18/Jan/2008: Wharf Road trapped 'medium' numbers (58), with 36 Culex sitiens. Lambert Park had 'meduim' (77) mosquito numbers, with 44 Aedes notoscriptus. Miriam Park produced a 'medium' catch of (52) and most (48) are also Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

9/Jan/2008: The Golf Course yielded a 'medium' catch of 92 mosquitoes, dominated by 74 Culex quinquefasciatus. Maze Park had 'meduim' numbers (73), with the majority (71) being Aedes notoscriptus. Lambert Park had 'meduim' (58) mosquito numbers, with 30 Aedes notoscriptus. Miriam Park produced a 'medium' catch of (73) and most (67) are also Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

3/Jan/2008: Maze Park again produced 'high' numbers (220), with the majority (205) being Aedes notoscriptus. Lambert Park had 'meduim' (65) mosquito numbers, with 40 Aedes notoscriptus. Miriam Park produced a 'medium' catch of (85) and most (77) are also Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

19/Dec/2007: Maze Park continues to produce 'high' numbers (205) and again the majority (190) being Aedes notoscriptus. Wharf Road trapped 'medium' numbers (53), with 31 Aedes vigilax. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

12/Dec/2007: Maze Park produced 'high' numbers (102), all (99) almost exclusively Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

7/Dec/2007: A 'high' trap collection was made from Miriam Park with 107 mosquitoes, including 94 Aedes notoscriptus. Maze Park produced 'medium' numbers (83) of which 76 were Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

29/Nov/2007: Maze Park trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers with a collection of 80, dominated by 77 Aedes notoscriptus. Miriam Park also produced 'medium' numbers (68) with 63 Aedes notoscriptus. A 'medium' trap collection was made from Lambert Park with 52 mosquitoes, including 37 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

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