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Table 2 Mortality of Tropinota hirta exposed to the fifteen isolates at 1 × 107 conidia ml−1

From: Identification of some native entomopathogenic fungal species and their pathogenicity against Apple Blossom Beetle, Tropinota (Epicometis) hirta (Poda, 1761) (Coleoptera: Cetoniidae) adults

Mortality (%)
ISOLATES 5 DATa 7 DAT 9 DAT 11 DAT 13 DAT 15 DAT 17 DAT
GN29-1 5.3abDc 31.2aC 80.7aA 92.57aAB 99.8aA 100.0aA 100.0 aA
HP36-3(1) 0.2aBC 0.2bcBC 0.2gBC 0.86 ± 1.2 8.8fghAB 14.5efA 19.7fA
GN14 0.9aD 1.9bcD 8.8defgCD 29.33cdeBC 43.8cdeAB 56.8cdAB 67.4cdA
HP33-1 2.6aD 7.2abcD 43.8abcC 56.63bcBC 73.4bcBC 82.2bcAB 98.7abA
HP5-2 0.0aB 0.9bcB 1.9fgB 1.92fghB 1.9hB 7.4fgAB 27.0efA
GN22-3–2 0.0aD 1.9bcCD 10.2cdefgBC 27.14cdefB 54.0cdA 60.4cdA 76.9bcA
GN2 3.4aCD 5.3abcCD 11.4cdefgC 22.96cdefgBC 39.0cdefAB 47.6cdeAB 62.5cdeA
GN8-1(1) 8.8aDEF 17.9abCDEF 28.8bcdeBCDE 34.73cdBCD 45.2cdeBC 67.0cdAB 85.6abcA
HP3-1 4.2aD 11.4abcD 39.4bcdC 80.34abB 96.6abAB 100.0aA 100.0aA
HP22 3.4aABC 7.5abcABC 10.2cdefgABC 12.99defghAB 13.0efghAB 16.1efA 21.3fA
GN22-1 9.8aDE 15.7abCDE 26.2bcdefBCDE 45.59bcdABCD 54.2cdABC 67.0cdAB 77.2bcA
HP14 0.9aAB 1.9bcAB 3.4efgAB 4.24efghAB 6.2ghAB 7.2fgAB 14.1fgA
GN16 4.2aD 16.1abD 49.8abC 77.39abBC 90.0abAB 98.7abA 99.5aA
HP15 0.0aD 0.2bcCD 5.2efgC 35.33cdB 52.0cdAB 60.4cdA 72.5cdA
HP19 3.4aC 7.4abcBC 10.0cdefgABC 25.36cdefAB 27.3defgAB 31.2defAB 35.1defA
Control 0.0a 0.0bc 0.0 g 0.0 h 0.0 h 0.0 g 0.0 g
  1. aDAT: Days after treatment
  2. bMeans in a column followed by the same lowercase letter are not statistical significantly different (ANOVA P < 0.05, Tukey's test)
  3. cMeans in a line followed by the same capital letter are not statistical significantly different (ANOVA P < 0.05, Tukey's test)