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Table 7 Hatching ratios of Trichogramma evanescens parasitizing eggs of Ephestia kuehniella fed on three different diets

From: Role of host diet on the fitness of the egg parasitoid species, Trichogramma evanescens Westwood (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae)

Diets n Hatching ratios of parasitized eggs from F0 (%) n Hatching ratios of parasitized eggs from F1 (%) Total hatching ratios of parasitized eggs (%)
1st day 2nd day   1st day 2nd day F0 F1
CY 17 90.64 ± 1.19a 86.30 ± 3.14a 9 89.01 ± 2.52a 81.92 ± 2.96a 88.47 ± 1.82a 85.46 ± 1.74a
CBGY 12 91.14 ± 2.03a 84.29 ± 5.75a 12 84.75 ± 2.43a 79.51 ± 4.02a 87.68 ± 3.08a 82.13 ± 2.34a
WBGY 14 89.74 ± 2.56a 81.84 ± 4.58a 11 88.83 ± 3.36a 82.36 ± 3.47a 85.79 ± 2.48a 85.09 ± 2.61a
  1. Means (± SE) with same letter in the same column are not statistically significant according to Tukey’s HSD test (p < 0.05)