NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Georges River 2009-2010
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Ryde Parramatta Penrith

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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".

9/Apr/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers with a total of 54 including 12 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

8/Apr/2010: There was one Stratford virus isolate made from Aedes vigilax trapped at Alfords Point on 18/Mar/2010.

31/Mar/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers with a total of 75 including 22 Aedes vigilax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

24/Mar/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' mosquito numbers with a total of 179 dominated by 118 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno had a 'medium' catch of 86, with 31 Culex annulirostris. Illawong had 'low' numbers.

22/Mar/2010: There were two Ross River viral isolates from Aedes vigilax trapped at Alfords Point on 18/Mar/2010.

19/Mar/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' mosquito numbers with a total of 209 dominated by 170 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno had a 'medium' catch of 61, with 37 Aedes notoscriptus. Illawong had 'low' numbers.

12/Mar/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' mosquito numbers with a total of 189 dominated by 145 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno had a 'medium' catch of 63, with 14 Aedes vigilax. Illawong had 'low' numbers.

26/Feb/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' mosquito numbers with a total of 281 dominated by 259 Aedes vigilax. Illawong also had 'high' numbers (597), with 571 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno had a 'medium' catch of 90, with 53 Aedes vigilax.

19/Feb/2010: There was one Stratford virus isolate made from Aedes vigilax collected on 8/Feb/2010 at Alfords Point.

19/Feb/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers with a total of 1,490 dominated by 1,452 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno trapped 'high' numbers (284), with 173 Aedes vigilax. Illawong also had a 'high' catch, with 121 mosquitoes, which included 208 Aedes vigilax.

8/Feb/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' numbers with a total of 495 mosquitoes, dominated by 475 Aedes vigilax. Illawong also had a 'high' catch, trapping 570 mosquitoes, with 521 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno had a trap failure.

5/Feb/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' numbers with a total of 136 mosquitoes, dominated by 123 Aedes vigilax. Illawong also had a 'high' catch, trapping 156 mosquitoes, with 129 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno had a trap failure.

21/Jan/2010: Alfords Point trapped 'high' numbers with a total of 553 mosquitoes, dominated by 506 Aedes vigilax. Illawong also had a 'high' catch, trapping 536 mosquitoes, with 470 Aedes vigilax. Lugarno yielded 'low' numbers.

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