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

Nearby Locations

Parramatta 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".

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

20/Apr/2010: Wharf Road had a 'medium' catch of 95 mosquitoes, which included 54 Aedes vigilax. Maze Park yielded a 'high' catch of 110 and included 95 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

15/Apr/2010: Wharf Road had a 'medium' catch of 83 mosquitoes, which included 41 Aedes vigilax. Maze Park yielded a 'high' catch of 115 and included 90 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

31/Mar/2010: Wharf Road had a 'high' catch of 267 mosquitoes, which included 114 Culex annulirostris. Maze Park yielded a 'medium' catch of 83 and included 37 Culex annulirostris. Lambert Park had a 'medium' catch of 96, with 81 Culex annulirostris. Darvall Park had a 'high' catch of 138, with 115 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

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

24/Mar/2010: Wharf Road had a 'high' catch of 135 mosquitoes, which included 66 Culex sitiens. Maze Park yielded a 'high' catch of 128 and included 76 Aedes notoscriptus. Lambert Park had a 'medium' catch of 63 and included 19 Aedes procax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

17/Mar/2010: Maze Park yielded a 'medium' catch of 82 and included 45 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

10/Mar/2010: Wharf Road trapped 137 mosquitoes ('high' numbers), with 70 Aedes vigilax. Lambert Park had a 'high' catch of 135, with 76 Aedes procax. Maze Park yielded a 'medium' catch of 60 and included 34 Aedes notoscriptus. Darvall Park had a 'medium' catch of 56, with 18 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

4/Mar/2010: Mosquito numbers continue to decline, although were still 'high' at Wharf Road and Lambert Park. Wharf Road trapped 135 mosquitoes, with 80 Aedes vigilax. Lambert Park had a catch of 112, with 70 Aedes procax. Maze Park yielded a 'medium' catch of 66 and included 47 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

24/Feb/2010: Mosquito numbers have started to decline, however were still 'high' at Wharf Road and Lambert Park. Wharf Road trapped 219 mosquitoes, with 135 Aedes vigilax. Lambert Park had a catch of 220, with 166 Aedes procax. The Golf Course trapped 'medium' numbers with 51 mosquitoes dominated by 25 Aedes vigilax. Maze Park collected 'medium' numbers (68), with 44 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

17/Feb/2010: Mosquito numbers are well up across many sites this week. Wharf Road continues with the 'high' mosquito numbers trapping a total of 358, dominated by 288 Aedes vigilax. Maze Park also had a 'high' collection of 134, with 118 Aedes notoscriptus. Lambert Park yielded a 'high' collection of 116 and included 57 Aedes notoscriptus.

11/Feb/2010: Wharf Road trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week with a total of 410, dominated by 394 Aedes vigilax. Miriam Park had a 'medium' catch of 53 mosquitoes, with 38 Aedes vigilax. Maze Park also had a 'medium' catch (55), with 44 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

4/Feb/2010: Lambert Park had a 'medium' catch of 55, with 37 Aedes procax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Jan/2010: Lambert Park had a 'medium' catch of 58, with 50 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

20/Jan/2010: Maze Park had a 'medium' catch of 58, with 50 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

13/Jan/2010: Wharf Road produced a 'high' catch of 241 mosquitoes, with the collection being dominated by 210 Aedes vigilax. Maze Park yielded 'medium' numbers (57), with 38 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

6/Jan/2010: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

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