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Table 4 Mortality of Galleria mellonella by Steinernema affine (M.22 and M.313) in the exposure time assay at (P < 0.01)

From: First report of entomopathogenic nematode Steinernema affine (Nematoda: Steinernematidae) in Syria and its virulence against Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)

Entomopathogenic nematode (EPN) Isolates T1 (15 min) T2 (30 min) T3 (45 min) T4 (60 min)
Steinernema affine (M.22) 8.33a 40.6a 66.5a 90.16a
S.affine (M.313) 11.8a 42.7a 69.74a 91.49a
Control 0.0b 4.16b 8.33b 8.33b
SE 0.9 1.0 2.5 3.1
LSD 7.92 5.6 8.4 15.4