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Table 1 Lethal concentration (LC) (CFU ml−1) values of Metarizium anisopilae for fifty (LC50) and ninety (LC90) percent mortality of Bactrocera zonata adults at different post-treatment intervals

From: Pathogenicity of fungal and bacterial bioinsecticides against adult peach fruit fly, Bactrocera zonata (Saunders) (Diptera: Tephritidae) admixed with adult diet under controlled conditions

Bactrocera zonata Adults PTI (d) LC25 FL limit LC50 FD limit LC75 FD limit LC95 FL limit Slope ± S.E χ2 df P value
Males 5 3.23 × 104 6.11 × 103–9.98 × 104 2.49 × 108 6.70 × 107–1.90 × 109 6.86 × 1011 1.51 × 1011–5.47 × 1014 3.1 × 1012 8.02 × 1011–8.1 × 1015 0.1 ± 0.02 7.74775 9 0.56
7 4.09 × 100 4.73 × 10−1–2.04 × 101 6.17 × 103 2.38 × 103–1.30 × 104 1.43 × 107 7.35 × 107–3.29 × 107 7.8 × 107 3.40 × 107–2.3 × 108 0.2 ± 0.01 3.19323 9 0.96
Females 5 8.93 × 105 3.65 × 105–1.93 × 106 2.29 × 108 1.84 × 108–4.35 × 109 3.55 × 1010 5.87 × 1010–3.51 × 1013 1.1 × 1011 2 × 1011–2.6 × 1014 0.2 ± 0.02 3.44389 9 0.944
7 1.49 × 101 2.78 × 100–5.36 × 101 5.48 × 103 2.48 × 103–1.03 × 104 7.65 × 104 1.71 × 106–5.26 × 106 1.12 × 107 6.01 × 106–2.45 × 107 0.2 ± 0.01 10.1057 9 0.342