NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Crescent Head 2004-2005
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Port Macquarie Bellingen

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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".

23/Jun/2005: Numbers collected at Crescent Head this week were 'high', with a total of 142 mosquitoes, teh majority (141) being Culex australicus.

16/June/2005: A 'medium' collection of 51 mosquitoes were made and included 45 Culex australicus.

6/Jun/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

30/May/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

23/May/2005:  'High' numbers were again trapped, with a collection of 128 mosquitoes, dominated by 65 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

17/May/2005:  'High' numbers continue, with a collection of 133 mosquitoes, dominated by 91 Culex australicus.

9/May/2005:  'High' numbers were again trapped, collecting a total of 108 mosquitoes, dominated by 40 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

3/May/2005: Another 'high' collection of 228 mosquitoes was trapped, with Culex australicus (60) being the most common species collected

26/Apr/2005:  'High' numbers were again trapped, collecting a total of 107 mosquitoes, dominated by 35 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

20/Apr/2005: The new site of Crescent Head trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (160), which included 72 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

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