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Table 5 In vivo evaluation of Beauveria bassiana in different combination of adjuvants

From: Role of beneficial fungi in managing diseases and insect pests of tea plantation

TreatmentInfestation reduction (%)*Number of mycosed insect after 10 days*
T1, Beauveria bassiana at 5 × 107/ml + Tween 20 + crude sugar47.6 (43.6 ± 3.6)3.7
T2, B. bassiana at 1 × 108/ml + Tween 20 + crude sugar52.3 (46.3 ± 3.1)4.0
T3, B. bassiana at 5 × 107 + Tween 2038.3 (38.1 ± 3.7)3.3
T4, B. Bassiana at 1 × 108 + Tween 2042.3 (40.4 ± 4.4)4.3
T5, Tween 20 + crude sugar12.2 (16.9 ± 8.5)0.0
T6, Standard insecticide check (Thiamethoxam)83.6 (66.2 ± 1.7)0.0
T7, Untreated control-0.0
CD15.9 
SE (d)7.1 
SE (m)4.9 
CV20.6 
  1. *Mean of 3 replications, values in parenthesis are angular transformed with ± SE