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Table 3 Percent mortalities of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus on the 5th day after treatment with Beauveria bassiana

From: Virulence of Beauveria bassiana Balsamo to red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Concentrations(spores/ml) Baluchistan Sindh KPK Punjab
1×106 32.5 cd 35.0 cd 35.0 cd 31.2 cd
1×107 38.7 bc 41.2 bc 41.2 bc 42.5 bc
1×108 45.0 ac 50.0 ac 47.5 bc 50.7 b
2×108 50.0 ab 55.0 ab 57.5 ab 55.0 ab
3×108 53.7 a 65.0 a 70.0 a 67.5 a
Control 21.25 d 18.7 d 21.2 d 21.2 d
F-value 7.28 19.3 17.8 34.1
P-value 0.0007 0 0 0
LSD 20.040 16.646 18.254 12.840
  1. The values sharing same letters in columns are not significantly different (P≤0.05)