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Table 3 The real and apparent mortalities, and deformed flies percentages of the peach fruit fly, Bactrocera zonata, treated with imidacloprid pesticide in pupal stage

From: Bio-pesticides alternative diazinon to control peach fruit fly, Bactrocera zonata (Saunders) (Diptera: Tephritidae)

Concentrations (ppm) RM of pupae % AM of adults % Total mortality % Deformed flies %
1.5 66.64 b 097.22 ab 96.66 b 30.55 a
3.0 71.01 b 093.33 b 98.88 ab 40.25 a
5.0 73.33 b 100.0a 100.0 a 32.33 ab
8.0 99.0 a 100.0a 100.0 a 38.88 ab
Df 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
SS 1915.1 89.58 22.31 205.77
MS 638.37 29.86 7.43 68.59
F 8.38 11.76 8.00 5.67
P value 0.0075 0.003 0.009 0.02
L.S.D. 16.43 3.0 1.82 6.55
  1. Values with the same letters are not significantly different, L.S.D. least significant difference; RM real mortality; AM apparent mortality, ppm parts per million