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Table 2 Entomopathogenic nematode (EPN) pathogenicity against Galleria mellonella and Tenebrio mollitor larvae

From: Molecular identification of a Heterorhabditis entomopathogenic nematode isolated from the northernmost region of South Africa

EPN pathogenicity test
1) Galleria mellonella
 Number of dead larvae
Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4
Time (day)Replicate 12244
Replicate 21334
Replicate 32334
Replicate 42344
StatisticsMean1.75 (50%)2.75 (~ 75%)3.5 (87.50%)4 (100%)
RSD0.50.50.50
Std. error0.250.250.2890
95% confidence intervalLowerUpperLowerUpperLowerUpperLowerUpper
1.2522.2533444
p value0.006
2) Tenebrio mollitor
Time (day)Replicate 11234
Replicate 21234
Replicate 31224
Replicate 41234
StatisticsMean1 (25%)2 (50%)2.75 (75%)4 (100%)
RSD000.50
SEM000.250
95% confidence intervalLowerUpperLowerUpperLowerUpperLowerUpper
11222.25344
p value< 0.001