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

Nearby Locations

Penrith Blue Mountains Parramatta

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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".

6/May/2010: There was one Kokobera isolate from Aedes procax trapped at Wheeney Creek on 7/Apr/2010.

28/Apr/2010: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

21/Apr/2010: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

14/Apr/2010: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

7/Apr/2010: McGraths Hill had a 'medium' catch of 54, which included 19 Mansonia uniformis. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

30/Mar/2010: There was one Ross River isolate from Aedes procax trapped at Wheeney Creek on 24/Mar/2010.

17/Mar/2010: Wheeney Creek yielded a 'high' catch of 166 mosquitoes, dominated by 72 Aedes procax. Yarramundi had a 'medium' catch of 53, with 22 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

17/Mar/2010: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

10/Mar/2010: Wheeney Creek yielded a 'high' catch of 126 mosquitoes, dominated by 68 Aedes sp. Marks no.51 (a closely related species to Aedes procax). McGraths Hill also had a 'high' catch, collecting 154 mosquitoes, which included 69 Culex australicus. Sackville produced a 'high' catch of 118 mosquitoes, dominated by 79 Culex annulirostris. Yarramundi had 'low' numbers.

4/Mar/2010: Sackville produced a 'high' catch of 197 mosquitoes, dominated by 148 Aedes sp. Marks no. 51 (a closely related species to Aedes procax). Wheeney Creek had a 'high' catch of 106 mosquitoes, dominated by 31 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

24/Feb/2010: Sackville produced a 'high' catch of 137 mosquitoes, dominated by 64 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

18/Feb/2010: Yarramundi had a 'medium' catch of 54, with 31 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

10/Feb/2010: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

3/Feb/2010: Wheeney Creek had a 'medium' catch of 54 mosquitoes, dominated by 31 Culex quinquefasciatus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Jan/2010: Wheeney Creek had a 'medium' catch of 52 mosquitoes, dominated by 25 Coquillettidia linealis. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

20/Jan/2010: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

13/Jan/2010: Freemans Reach trapped 'medium' numbers (75), with 70 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

22/Dec/2009: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

15/Dec/2009: Wheeney Creek had a 'high' catch of 185 mosquitoes with 167 Coquillettidia linealis. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

25/Nov/2009: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers. Freemans Reach had a trap failure.

18/Nov/2009: Wheeney Creek had a 'high' catch of 126 mosquitoes, dominated by 117 Coquillettidia linealis. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

11/Nov/2009: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

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