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Table 2 Efficacy of the B. bassiana strain (Y-F_ITS1) against fourth instar larvae of G. mellonella

From: Isolation, molecular characterization of indigenous Beauveria bassiana isolate, using ITS-5.8 s rDNA region and its efficacy against the greatest wax moth, Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) as a model insect

Concentrations (spores ml−1) 24 hours 48 hours 72 hours 96 hours 120 hours LT50 (days) LT90 (days)
  Mortality (%)
1 × 104 0.8 ± 0.5 3.3 ± 0.5 6.6 ± 0.5 50 ± 1 75 ± 1
1 × 105 1.66 ± 0.5 5.8 ± 0.5 26.6 ± 0.5 68.3 ± 0.5 80 ± 1 3.58 5.91
1 × 106 1.66 ± 0.5 10 ± 1 35 ± 1 83 ± 1 93.6 ± 1.5
1 × 107 8.33 ± 1 26.6 ± 0.15 51.66 ± 0.5 90 ± 1 98.3 ± 0.5