NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Leeton 2013-2014
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Griffith Hay

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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".

2/May/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 24/Mar or 6/Apr/2014. There was one KUNV seroconversion from the bleed taken on 30/Mar.

15/Apr/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

7/Apr/2014: There was one Ross River viral isolate from Aedes theobaldi tapped at Farm 347 on 2/Apr/14.

4/Apr/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 2/Mar or 9/Mar/2014.

1/Apr/2014: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Farm 347 collected 236 mosquitoes, with 117 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 147 and included 80 Culex quinquefasciatus.

25/Mar/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'high' catch of 118, which included 98 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

24/Mar/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 9/Feb, 16/Feb or 23/Feb/2014.

19/Mar/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'high' catch of 680, which included 172 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (83), with 21 Culex annulirostris.

18/Mar/2014: There were two detections of Ross River virus via the FTA cards, one each from both sites from the mosquito collection on 12/Mar/14.

12/Mar/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'high' catch of 545, which included 258 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road also trapped 'high' numbers (189), with 48 Culex annulirostris.

4/Mar/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'very high' catch of 1,232, which included 684 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (152), with 50 Culex annulirostris.

26/Feb/2014: Almond Road yielded a 'medium' collection of 85 mosquitoes,w ith 33 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had a trap failure.

19/Feb/2014: Almond Road yielded a 'medium' collection of 75 mosquitoes,w ith 23 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had a trap failure.

14/Feb/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 12/Jan, 19/Jan, 27/Jan or 2/Feb/2014.

12/Feb/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'very high' catch of 2,086, which included 654 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road had a trap failure.

12/Feb/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 22/Dec, 30/Dec/2013 or 5/Jan/2014.

4/Feb/2014: Almond Road collected 'low' mosquito numbers. Farm 347 had a trap failure.

28/Jan/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'very high' catch of 1,470, which included 1,110 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road collected 'high' numbers (294), with 163 Culex annulirostris.

14/Jan/2014: Farm 347 yielded a 'very high' catch of 1,910, which included 1,110 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road collected 'high' numbers (520), with 247 Culex annulirostris.

13/Jan/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 1/Dec, 8/Dec or 15/Dec/2013.

7/Jan/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'high' from both sites. Farm 347 trapped 286 mosquitoes, with 183 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road collected 241 and included 77 Culex annulirostris.

2/Jan/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 3/Nov, 10/Nov, 17/Nov or 24/Nov/2013.

17/Dec/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'high' from both sites. Farm 347 trapped 496 mosquitoes, with 409 Anopheles annulipes. Almond Road collected 239 and included 113 Culex australicus.

10/Dec/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'medium' (57) from Almond Road, with 15 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded a 'high' catch of 439, which included 247 Anopheles annulipes.

5/Dec/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'medium' (56) from Almond Road, with 15 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded a 'high' catch of 276, which included 111 Culex annulirostris.

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