NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Port Macquarie 2013-2014
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Lake Macquarie Ballina

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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".
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5/May/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

29/Apr/2014: Stevens St had a 'medium' collection of 97 mosquitoes and included 52 Culex sitiens. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

21/Apr/2014: Stevens St had a 'medium' collection of 73 mosquitoes and included 23 Aedes notoscriptus. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

15/Apr/2014: Stevens St had a 'high' collection of 106 mosquitoes and included 48 Culex sitiens. Partridge Creek had a 'medium' collection of 56 mosquitoes and included 19 Aedes multiplex. Yarranabee Road also yielded a 'medium' catch trapping 68 mosquitoes including 23 Culex annulirostris.

8/Apr/2014: Partridge Creek had a 'high' collection of 244 mosquitoes and included 62 Culex annulirostris. Stevens St also had a 'high' catch, trapping 106 mosquitoes, which included 32 Aedes notoscriptus. Yarranabee Road yielded a 'medium' catch of 52 mosquitoes including 17 Aedes notoscriptus.

1/Apr/2014: Yarranabee Road yielded a 'high' catch of 188 mosquitoes including 150 Coquillettidia linealis. Stevens St produced a 'medium' catch of 55 and included 29 Culex sitiens. Partridge Creek yielded 'low' numbers.

27/Mar/2014: There were three Ross River viral detections in total, one each from all three sites, form the mosquito collections this week.

25/Mar/2014: Partridge Creek had a 'high' collection of 157 mosquitoes and included 54 Verrallina funerea. Stevens St also had a 'high' catch, trapping 144 mosquitoes, which included 34 Aedes vigilax. Yarranabee Road had 'low' numbers.

25/Mar/2014: There were two Ross River virus and one Barmah Forest virus detections via FTA cards from the mosquitoes trapped on 17/Mar; there was one Ross RIver each from Partridge Creek and Stevens Rd, while the Barmah Forest was from Yarranabee Road.

17/Mar/2014: Partridge Creek had a 'high' collection of 161 mosquitoes and included 84 Verrallina funerea. Yarranabee Road had a 'medium' collection of 92 mosquitoes and included 42 Coquillettidia linealis. Stevens St also had a 'medium' catch, trapping 86 mosquitoes, which included 43 Culex sitiens.

11/Mar/2014: Stevens Street had a 'high' catch of 124, with 94 Culex sitiens. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

4/Mar/2014: Partridge Creek had a 'medium' collection of 86 mosquitoes and included 72 Verrallina funerea. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

24/Feb/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

17/Feb/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

10/Feb/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

3/Feb/2014: Stevens St produced a 'medium' catch of 57, with 43 Culex sitiens. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

29/Jan/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

20/Jan/2014: Partridge Creek had a 'medium' collection of 70 mosquitoes and included 23 Culex sitiens. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

13/Jan/2014: Yarranabee Road had a 'medium' collection of 98 mosquitoes and included 43 Coquillettidia linealis. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

7/Jan/2014: Yarranabee Road had a 'medium' collection of 54 mosquitoes and included 43 Coquillettidia linealis. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

16/Dec/2013: Yarranabee Road had a 'high' collection of 265 mosquitoes and included 239 Coquillettidia linealis. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

9/Dec/2013: Yarranabee Road had a 'high' collection of 121 mosquitoes and included 98 Coquillettidia linealis. The other sites yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

2/Dec/2013: Yarranabee Road had a 'medium' collection of 79 mosquitoes and included 66 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek and Stevens St yielded a 'low' catch.

25/Nov/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

18/Nov/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

12/Nov/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

5/Nov/2013: Yarranabee Road had a 'medium' collection of 95 mosquitoes and included 76 Coquillettidia linealis. Partridge Creek yielded a 'low' catch.

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