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Table 2 Mortality (%) of Tribolium castaneum adult caused by EPN isolates at the end of 48, 72 and 120 h (25 °C)

From: On the efficiency of entomopathogenic nematodes (Rhabditida: Heterorhabditidae and Steinernematidae) on rust red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst.) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae)

Concentrations Steinernema carpocapsae (Tokat Bakışlı 05) S. feltiae (Tokat Emir) Heterorhabditis bacteriophora (Tok 20) H.bacteriophora (Kg11)
48 h     
250 14.6g 19.39fg 24.06f 21.06fg
500 17.00fg 39.83cd 31.56e 24.50f
1000 58.78b 38.67d 46.61c 66.33a
72 h     
250 27.17h 25.11h 28.94gh 36.11fg
500 44.50de 47.61cde 40.61ef 29.83gh
1000 65.17b 55.22c 52.06cd 81.56a
120 h     
250 34.28g 32.83g 40.61fg 39.44fg
500 52.11de 54.45d 47.11def 45.67ef
1000 79.22b 75.33b 65.33c 87.61a
  1. F15.3 = 67, 77 and 108 for 48, 72, 120 h, respectively. P < 0.01