Comparative evaluation of the Ifakara tent trap-B, the standardized resting boxes and the human landing catch for sampling malaria vectors and other mosquitoes in urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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Kambi Said H ; Mpangile John ; Ogoma Sheila B ; Govella Nicodem J ; Sikulu Maggy ; Kannady Khadija ; Chaki Prosper C ; Mukabana Wolfgang R ; Killeen Gerry F (2009)
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: Malaria Journal, volume 8, pages 197-197 (issn: 1475-2875, eissn: 1475-2875)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2734863, doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-8-197
  • Subject: RC955-962 | RC109-216 | Infectious Diseases | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Research | Parasitology
    mesheuropmc: parasitic diseases

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Frequent, sensitive and accurate sampling of <it>Anopheles </it>mosquitoes is a prerequisite for effective management of malaria vector control programmes. The most reliable existing means to measure mosquito density is the human lan... View more
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