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Table 1 Mortality rates (%) of Tuta absoluta larvae after application of suspensions of entomopathogenic fungi

From: Entomopathogenic efficacy of the endophytic fungi: Clonostachys sp. and Beauveria bassiana on Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) larvae under laboratory and greenhouse conditions

Treatments (spores/ml)/times after infestation Mortality rates (%)
24 h 48 h 72 h
Beauveria bassiana
D1 = 4 × 107 80 100 100
D2 = 4 × 106 40 65 100
D3 = 4 × 105 40 50 55
Clonostachys spp.
D1 = 4 × 107 90 90 100
D2 = 4 × 106 35 70 80
D3 = 4 × 105 30 60 70
Control
D0 = 0 10 13 20