NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Tweed Heads 2011-2012
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Byron Bay Ballina Port Stephens

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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".

28/Mar/2012: Piggabeen Road had a 'high' catch of 129, and included 65 Verrallina funerea. Beltana Drive yielded a 'medium' collection of 98 mosquitoes, dominated by 47 Culex annulirostris.

21/Mar/2012: Both sites trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers this week. Piggabeen Road yielded a catch of 64 and included 18 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive also collected 64, trapping 24 Coquillettidia xanthogaster.

15/Mar/2012: Both sites trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers this week. Piggabeen Road yielded a catch of 51 and included 11 Culex annulirostris. Beltana Drive also collected 83, rapping 35 Culex annulirostris.

28/Feb/2012: Piggabeen Road had a 'medium' catch of 71, and included 44 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'low' catch.

22/Feb/2012: Beltana Drive yielded a 'high' collection of 308 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 247 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'medium' catch of 51, and included 11 Culex sitiens.

14/Feb/2012: Beltana Drive yielded a 'high' collection of 182 mosquitoes, dominated by 118 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'low' catch.

8/Feb/2012: Beltana Drive yielded a 'medium' collection of 66 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 34 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'low' catch.

31/Jan/2012: Beltana Drive yielded a 'high' collection of 155 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 135 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'medium' catch of 51, and included 20 Culex sitiens.

18/Jan/2012: Beltana Drive yielded a 'high' collection of 321 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 213 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'medium' catch of 67, and included 44 Culex sitiens.

11/Jan/2012: Beltana Drive yielded a 'high' collection of 273 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 238 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'low' catch.

3/Jan/2012: A 'medium' collection of 61 mosquitoes were trapped at Beltana Drive, dominated by 37 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'low' catch.

19/Dec/2011: A 'medium' collection of 75 mosquitoes were trapped at Piggabeen Road, dominated by 52 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'low' catch.

12/Dec/2011: A 'medium' collection of 78 mosquitoes were trapped at Beltana Drive, dominated by 52 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'low' catch.

29/Nov/2011: A 'high' collection of 137 mosquitoes were trapped at Beltana Drive, dominated by 108 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road had a 'low' catch.

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

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

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