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Table 4 Mean numbers of WFT, Frankliniella occidentalis, adults/blue sticky trap after the releasing of phytoseiid mites on pepper greenhouse

From: Controlling the western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) by releasing the predatory phytoseiid mites and pesticides on pepper in a greenhouse

Inspection datesMean numbers of F. occidantalis adults / Blue sheet
20172018
ControlNeoseiulus barkariNeoseiulus arundonaxiNeoseiulus bicaudusNeoseiulus bicaudusCydnoseius negeviControlNeoseiulus barkariNeoseiulus arundonaxiNeoseiulus bicaudusNeoseiulus bicaudusCydnoseius negevi
May, 12th35.8024.9081.4041.9019.0028.8036.0034.4032.0025.80
 19th37.8052.7045.8029.3029.0024.2025.6041.0019.8023.20
 26th137.5024.0034.0097.8053.0020.8019.4019.8016.2019.40
June, 02nd143.4013.1022.20101.6056.009.606.0028.8018.6010.20
 09th23.2034.106.8010.1018.4067.8014.0036.8026.6018.20
 16th108.707.4042.0025.5047.5077.2053.2057.4057.0050.20
 23th54.9027.5029.5043.0021.0066.4028.8022.0014.2021.20
 30th29.501.202.3019.404.1036.6039.6045.8042.0036.80
July, 7th46.4036.3010.3010.1019.906.6012.4015.4010.6013.60
 14th21.000.201.300.001.003.208.2010.4014.604.60
Mean63.80a22.10b27.60b37.90b26.90b34.10a24.30b31.20ab25.20ab22.30b
± SE± 8.98± 3.22± 4.60± 6.38± 3.61± 4.88± 3.06± 3.00± 2.79± 2.64
F value8.472.19
LSD16.0989.431
  1. Means followed by the same letter were not significant at 5% level of probability