NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Ballina 2012-2013
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Location

Byron Bay Tweed Heads

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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".  

8/May/13: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 123 with 59Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines collected 122 mosquitoes including 66 Aedes multiplex.

23/Apr/13: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 114 with 63 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines collected 375 mosquitoes including 192 Verrallina funerea.

16/Apr/13: North Creek Road had a 'high' collection of 296, with 145 Verrallina funerea. Pacfic Pines had a 'low' catch.

8/Apr/13: There were two isolates of Edge Hill virus from Aedes multiplex trapped at Pacific Pines on 25/Mar/13.

8/Apr/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 148 with 97 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines collected 200 mosquitoes including 85 Culex orbostiensis.

3/Apr/13: North Creek Road had a 'high' collection of 454, with 197 Verrallina funerea. Pacfic Pines had a 'low' catch.

25/Mar/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 542 with 424 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines collected 639 mosquitoes including 308 Culex orbostiensis.

19/Mar/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 563 with 362 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines collected 315 mosquitoes including 124 Culex orbostiensis.

13/Mar/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 152 with 63 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines collected 559 mosquitoes including 206 Verrallina funerea.

5/Mar/2013: North Creek Road had a 'high' collection of 958, with 457 Verrallina funerea. Pacfic Pines also had a 'high' catch trapping 577 mosquitoes, with 236 errallina funerea.

27/Feb/2013: Both sites continue to trap 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road collected 282, with 148 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines trapped 111, with 78 Coquillettidia variegata.

12/Feb/2013: Both sites again trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road collected 148, with 63 Culex sitiens. Pacific Pines trapped 107, with 37 Verrallina funerea.

5/Feb/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road collected 876, with 69 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines trapped 573, with 347 Verrallina funerea.

31/Jan/2013: Pacific Pines trapped 'medium' (57) mosquito numbers, with 49 Culex sitiens.

22/Jan/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' collection of 275 mosquitoes with 139 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers, with 78 Culex sitiens.

15/Jan/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' collection of 128 mosquitoes with 101 Culex sitiens. Pacific Pines trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

9/Jan/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' collection of 129 mosquitoes with 68 Verrallina funerea. Pacific Pines trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

3/Jan/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' collection of 361 mosquitoes with 195 Culex sitiens. Pacific Pines had a 'high' catch of 143 and included 27 Verrallina funerea.

18/Dec/2012: North Creek Road recorded a 'high' collection, while Pacific Pines trapped 'low' numbers.

12/Dec/2012: North Creek Road recorded a 'high' collection, while Pacific Pines trapped 'medium' numbers.

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