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Table 5 Integrated vector management components and the disease vectors they control in Eritrea

From: Consolidating strategic planning and operational frameworks for integrated vector management in Eritrea

Component Intervention Vector targets Vector-borne diseases
Chemical control LLINs Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue
IRS Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue
Larviciding Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus, Biomphalaria sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue, schistosomiasis
Space spraying Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue
Household products Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue
Environmental management and sanitation Environmental manipulation and modification Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus, Biomphalaria sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue, schistosomiasis
Biological control Larval control Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue, schistosomiasis
Predators and competitors Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, Phlebotomus, Biomphalaria sp. Malaria, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, dengue, schistosomiasis