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Table 1 Virulent score assessment for UPM EPF

From: Efficacy of soil-borne entomopathogenic fungi against subterranean termite, Coptotermes curvignathus Holmgren (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)

Virulent score Criteria Virulent level
Mean % mortality LT50 (days) Mean % mycelia formation
0.0–1.0 < 15.0 > 12.0 < 20.1 Not virulent
1.1–2.0 16.0–30.0 9.1–12.0 20.1–40.0 Mild virulent
2.1–3.0 31.0–44.0 6.1–9.0 40.1–60.0 Moderate virulent
3.1–4.0 45.0–60.0 3.1–6.0 60.1–80.0 Highly virulent
4.1–5.0 > 60.0 < 3.1 > 80.0 Very virulent