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Table 3 Entomopathogenic fungi on thrips population reduction percentage on Swat 1 onion variety during 2019

From: Effect of entomopathogenic fungi, Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae, on Thrips tabaci Lindeman (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) populations in different onion cultivars

Treatments (conidia/ml) Reduction (%) of onion thrips
(3rd day) (5th day) (7th day) (10th day)
Metarhizium anisopliae 108 14.25e 20.62f 41.65f 68.45c
M. anisopliae 109 16.49de 27.36e 53.25de 70.82c
M. anisopliae 1010 15.06e 28.14de 46.36ef 75.12bc
M. anisopliae 1011 17.75de 34.35cd 60.62bcd 77.99ab
Beauveria bassiana 108 16.35de 33.96cd 57.39bcd 80.64ab
B. bassiana 109 22.36bc 37.04bc 65.22b 82.90a
B. bassiana 1010 19.36cd 36.45bc 63.72bc 84.16a
B. bassiana 1011 24.43b 40.83b 76.50a 84.59a
Bifenthrin 81.01a 76.63a 52.60cde 39.31d
HSD value 3.99 6.48 9.92 6.69
  1. Columns having same letter are not statistically different (P ≥ 0.05, ANOVA)