Bio-Efficacy of Basella Alba Seed Powder on Tribolium Castaneum Infesting Barley
Nidhi Srivastava*, Associate Professor & Head of the Department of Chemistry in P.P.N college Kanpur (U.P), India.
Manuscript received on October 16, 2019. | Revised Manuscript received on October 20, 2019. | Manuscript published on October 25, 2019. | PP: 5-6 | Volume-6 Issue-6, October 2019. | Retrieval Number: 100.1/ijese.F2305086619 | DOI: 10.35940/ijese.F2305.108619
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Abstract: 2nd day 39% mortality was observed by 2 gms treatment 30% by 3 gms and 60% by 4 gms and 70% no mortality on control. ON 3rd day 1gm had 35% and 2 gms had 48%, 3 gms had 95%, there was no mortality in control. Again on the 4th day the mortality 40% and 59% were recorded by exposure to 1 gm and 2 gms respectively. The successive day count showed higher mortality in all the treatments. On the 5th day 1 gm had 48% and 2 gms had 64% mortality was recorded. On the 6th day 1 gm brought 62% mortality and 2 gms brought 73% mortality and 7th day had 1 gm had 73% and 2 gms had 76% mortality was observed. The final data was noticed on 8th day. It was 76% and 89% in 1 gm and 2 gms concentration respectively.
Keywords: Beetles, Mortality, Basella alba, Tribolium castaneum
Scope of the Article: Design and diagnosis