NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Griffith 2015-2016
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Leeton 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".

29/Mar/2016: Hanwood yielded a 'medium' collection of 55 mosquitoes, with 43 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Mar/2016: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken 15/Mar/2016.

22/Mar/2016: Hanwood yielded a 'medium' collection of 77 mosquitoes, with 43 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 'low' numbers.

22/Mar/2016: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken 24/Feb/2016.

14/Mar/2016: Both sites trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yeilded 72, with 21 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 86 and included 55 Culex annulirostris.

7/Mar/2016: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yeilded 427, with 258 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 219 and included 168 Culex annulirostris.

2/Mar/2016: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yeilded 622, with 359 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 315 and included 272 Culex annulirostris.

2/Mar/2016: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 16/Feb/2016.

23/Feb/2016: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yeilded 597, with 521 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 983 and included 657 Culex annulirostris.

18/Feb/2016: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 29/Jan, 4/Feb or 10/Feb/2016.

17/Feb/2016: There was one Barmah Forest virus isolate from Culex annulirostris trapped at Hanwood on 1/Feb/16.

16/Feb/2016: Mosquitoes number are well below the long term average and 'high' from both sites. Hanwood trapped a total of 551 mosquitoes, with 397 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 784, dominated by 751.

12/Feb/2016: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 16/Dec, 21/Dec, 7/Jan, 12/Jan or 19/Jan/2016.

9/Feb/2016: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yeilded 1,176, with 867 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 1,264 and included 1,174 Culex annulirostris.

2/Feb/2016: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yeilded 436, with 296 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 550 and included 324 Culex annulirostris.

25/Jan/2016: Hanwood yielded a 'very high' collection of 1,426 mosquitoes, with 1,125 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a 'high' catch of 550, with 399 Culex annulirostris.

18/Jan/2016: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood collected 2,359 mosquitoes, with 964 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box had a catch of 1,666 and included 1,011 Culex annulirostris.

11/Jan/2016: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood collected 2,116 mosquitoes, with 1,395 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box had a catch of 1,138 and included 755 Culex annulirostris.

6/Jan/2016: Hanwood yielded a 'very high' collection of 1,507 mosquitoes, with 1,044 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a 'high' catch of 516, with 238 Culex annulirostris.

21/Dec/2015: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood yielded a 'high' collection of 1,590 mosquitoes, dominated by 635 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box had a catch of 1,864 and included 1,322 Anopheles annulipes.

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

16/Dec/2015: Hanwood yielded a 'very high' collection of 1,589 mosquitoes, with 884 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a 'high' catch of 396, with 311 Culex annulirostris.

9/Dec/2015: Hanwood yielded a 'high' collection of 736 mosquitoes, dominated by 471 Anopheles annulipes. Barren Box had a trap failure.

8/Dec/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 30/Nov/2015.

7/Dec/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 19/Nov or 27/Nov/2015.

1/Dec/2015: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 4/Nov or 12/Nov/2015.

23/Nov/2015: Mosquito numbers continue to be 'high' from both sites. Hanwood had a collection of 352, with 96 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a collection of 267 mosquitoes and included 209 Culex annulirostris.

23/Nov/2015: Mosquito numbers were again 'high' from both sites. Hanwood had a collection of 384, with 193 Culex australicus. Barren Box yielded a collection of 229 mosquitoes and included 185 Culex annulirostris.

16/Nov/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'high' from both sites. Hanwood had a collection of 130, with 85 Anopheles annulipes. Barren Box yielded a collection of 152 mosquitoes and included 97 Anopheles annulipes.

9/Nov/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'medium' from both sites. Hanwood had a collection of 70, with 40 Anopheles annulipes. Barren Box yielded a collection of 93 mosquitoes and included 64 Anopheles annulipes.

2/Nov/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

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