NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Menindee 2011-2012
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

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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".

4/May/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 18/Mar or 25/Mar/2012.

2/Apr/2012: Mosquito numbers were 'high' with a collection of 165, dominated by 146 Culex annulirostris.

27/Mar/2012: Mosquito numbers were 'high' with a collection of 535, dominated by 480 Culex annulirostris.

27/Mar/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 10/Mar/2012.

26/Mar/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 4/Mar/2012.

20/Mar/2012: There were a further two isolates of Sindbis virus from Culex annulirostris trapped at Menindee on 27/Feb/2012.

15/Mar/2012: There were three isolates of Sindbis virus from Culex annulirostris trapped at Menindee on 27/Feb/2012.

12/Mar/2012: Mosquito numbers were back to being 'low'.

6/Mar/2012: The flavivirus isolate from Culex annulirostris trapped at Menindee on 20/Feb/2012 was identified as Kokobera virus.

29/Feb/2012: There was a massive increase in mosquito numbers with a 'very high' collection of 7,967 including 7,461 Culex annulirostris.

28/Feb/2012: There was one flavivirus isolate from Culex annulirostris trapped at Menindee on 20/Feb/2012.

20/Feb/2012: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

7/Feb/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 7/Jan or 15/Jan/2012.

11/Jan/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 18/Dec, 24/Dec or 28/Dec/2011.

29/Dec/2011: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 29/Nov and 6/Dec/2011.

20/Dec/2011: A 'medium' mosquito collection of 74 was yielded, which was dominated by 60 Culex quinquefasciatus.

2/Dec/2011: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 22/Nov.

28/Nov/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

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