NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Griffith 2014-2015
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Leeton Hay

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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".

23/Apr/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 31/Mar, 7/Apr or 14/Apr/2015.

31/Mar/2015: Both sites had trap failures.

30/Mar/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 17/Mar or 23/Mar/2015.

24/Mar/2015: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood trapped a total of 654, with 549 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded 258 mosquitoes, with 248 Culex annulirostris.

23/Mar/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 25/Feb, 3/Mar or 11/Mar/2015.

16/Mar/2015: Hanwood produced a 'very high' catch of 1,563 and included 853 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a 'high' catch of 352, with 307 Culex annulirostris.

16/Mar/2015: There was one Ross River viral detection via the FTA cards from the mosquitoes trapped on 10/Mar/2015 at Barren Box.

10/Mar/2015: Barren Box produced a 'high' catch of 130 mosquitoes including 121 Culex annulirostris. Hanwood had a trap failure.

4/Mar/2015: There was one isolate of Kokobera virus from Culex annulirostris trapped at Barren Box on 11/Feb/2015.

3/Mar/2015: Barren Box produced a 'very high' catch of 1,266 mosquitoes including 1,073 Culex annulirostris. Hanwood had a 'high' collection of 640, with 415 Culex annulirostris.

25/Feb/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'high' from both sites and down upon the previous week. Hanwood trapped 642 mosquitoes, with 312 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded 494, with 362 Culex annulirostris.

26/Feb/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 11/Feb or 18/Feb/2015.

23/Feb/2015: There was one isolate of Ross River virus from Culex annulirostris trapped at Barren Box on 17/Feb/2015.

17/Feb/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'very high' from both sites, although down upon the previous week. Hanwood trapped 1,968 mosquitoes, with 1,291 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded 1,257, with 1,135 Culex annulirostris.

16/Feb/2015: There were two detections of Barmah Forest virus via the FTA cards from the mosquitoes trapped on 11/Feb/2015, one each from Barren Box and Hanwood.

13/Feb/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 5/Feb/2015.

11/Feb/2015: Both sites continue to trap 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 3,921 with 3,554 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 6,627 mosquitoes including 6,271 Culex annulirostris.

3/Feb/2015: Both sites continue to trap 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 3,215 with 2,154 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 6,575 mosquitoes including 5,915 Culex annulirostris.

6/Feb/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 28/Jan/2015.

29/Jan/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 15/Jan or 20/Jan/2015.

28/Jan/2015: Both sites continue to trap 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 1,849 with 1,432 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 1,505 mosquitoes including 1,428 Culex annulirostris.

23/Jan/2015: There was one detection of Barmah Forest virus via the FTA cards from the mosquitoes trapped on 17/Jan/2015 from Hanwood.

20/Jan/2015: Both sites continue to trap 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 2,333, with 1,413 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 1,729 mosquitoes including 1,546 Culex annulirostris.

19/Jan/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 6/Jan/2015.

14/Jan/2015: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 1,457, with 900 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 1,141 mosquitoes including 1,048 Culex annulirostris.

9/Jan/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 16/Dec or 22/Dec/2014.

6/Jan/2015: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 5,062, with 3,809 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 5,746 mosquitoes including 4,151 Culex annulirostris.

22/Dec/2014: Hanwood produced a 'very high' catch of 2,807 mosquitoes, with 2,092 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box produced 'high' numbers (695) and included 673 Culex annulirostris.

16/Dec/2014: Hanwood produced a 'high' catch of 508 mosquitoes, with 442 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box produced 'very high' numbers (1,631) and included 1,402 Culex annulirostris.

17/Dec/2014: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 9/Dec/2014.

9/Dec/2014: Both sites produced 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood trapped 524 mosquitoes, with 399 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded 449, with 431 Culex annulirostris.

2/Dec/2014: Hanwood produced a 'low' catch. Barren Box had 'high' numbers (890) and included 760 Culex annulirostris.

25/Nov/2014: Hanwood produced a 'medium' catch of 63 mosquitoes, with 34 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box also had 'medium' numbers (51) and included 37 Culex annulirostris.

17/Nov/2014: Hanwood produced a 'medium' catch of 57 mosquitoes, with 44 Culex australicus. Barren Box had a 'low' catch.

12/Nov/2014: Hanwood produced a 'medium' catch of 60 mosquitoes, with 49 Culex australicus. Barren Box had a 'low' catch.

5/Nov/2014: Hanwood produced a 'medium' catch of 89 mosquitoes, with 42 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box had a 'high' catch of 149 mosquitoes, dominated by 97 Culex annulirostris.

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