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Table 1 Effect of nematode species and concentrations on mortality rate of Mediterranean fruit fly larvae

From: Virulence of four entomopathogenic nematode against different stages of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata Wiedemann (Diptera: Tephritidae)

Nematode species Concentrations (IJs/larvae)
Control 50IJ/C. capitata 100IJ/C. capitata 200IJ/C. capitata
Heterorhabditis bacteriophora (11 KG) 12.00d 87.00ab 88.00ab 94.00a
H. bacteriophora (TOK-20) 9.00d 84.00b 87.00ab 91.00ab
Steinernema carpocapsae (Tokat-Bakışlı05) 12.00d 64.00c 85.88ab 85.00ab
S. feltiae (Tokat-Emir) 10.00d 66.00c 71.00c 71.00c
  1. CV: 0.23, LSD: 9.10
  2. Means followed by the same letter are not statistically different according to the Duncan test (P ≤ 0.05)