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Table 4 The real and apparent mortalities, and deformed flies percentages of the peach fruit fly, Bactrocera zonata, treated with pesticides in pupal stage

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

Insecticide Real mortality of pupae % Apparent mortality of adults % Total mortality % Deformed flies %
Diazinon 73.89 a 99.35ab 100.0a 10.12 b
Abamectin 77.22 a 100.0a 100.0a 16.41 ab
Imidacloprid 77.52 a 97.64 b 98.89 b 35.51 a
Df 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
F 0.125 3.58 5.5 4.40
P value 0.88 0.039 0.009 0.02
L.S.D. 10.17 1.85 0.79 18.13
  1. Values with the same letters are not significantly different, L.S.D. least significant difference; RM real mortality; AM apparent mortality