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Table 5 Viability (germination percentage) of the spores according to the different treatments with abamectin

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

Fungal species Abamectin concentration (μl/l)
0 350 500 650
Beauveria bassiana 2067 99.2 ± 1.2 a 97.6 ± 0.4 a 96.9 ± 1.4 a 91.5 ± 1.6 b
Metarhizium anisopliae 2411 96.3±0.6 a 64.9 ± 6.5 b 35.0 ± 5.7 c 23.8 ± 3.3 c
  1. Averages followed by different letters in a row differ significantly (p < 0.05)