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Table 3 Spores viability (germination percentage) at different temperatures

From: Biological control of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Liviidae) by Entomopathogenic fungi and their side effects on natural enemies

Strain Temperature (°C)
15 20 25 30 35
Beauveria bassiana 2067 80.7 ± 6.7 a 97.5 ± 2.2 b 98.4 ± 1.1 b 99.3 ± 0.7 b 0.3 ± 0.7 c
B. bassiana 2121 93.2 ± 2.1 a 92.9 ± 6.3 a 99.5 ± 0.6 b 99.8 ± 0.4 b 0.0 ± 0.0 c
Metarhizium anisopliae 2411 0.0 ± 0.0 a 86.3 ± 5.5 bc 92.1 ± 3.1 b 75.5 ± 2.8 c 0.3 ± 0.6 a
  1. Averages followed by different letters differ significantly (p < 0.05)