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Table 1 Selected sentinel sites of the Bioko Island Malaria Control Project, Equatorial Guinea for vector monitoring

From: Malaria transmission after five years of vector control on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea

Sentinel site Malaria prevalence (%) Geographical location Setting Collection method
1. Punta Europa – Mongola > 50 North West Rural HLC + LTC
2. Punta Europa - Biabia > 50 North West Rural LTC
3. Punta Europa - Cacahual > 50 North West Rural LTC
4. Riaba 30-40 South East Rural HLC + LTC
5. Basacato del Oeste 30-40 South East Rural LTC
6. Santa Maria 30-40 North Urban LTC
7. Arena Blanca 30-40 South West Rural HLC + LTC
8 Bilelipa 20-30 East Rural LTC
9. Semu 10-20 North Urban LTC
10. Bakake Grande < 10 East Rural LTC
  1. Selection was based on combined malaria prevalence during 2004–2008 (from Kleinschmidt et al.[4] and unpublished data), geographical location, and setting. HLC = Human Landing collections. LTC = Light trap collections.