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Table 2 Comparative data for mortality rates of fed and unfed Aedes aegypti

From: Isolation and identification of Xenorhabdus and Photorhabdus bacteria associated with entomopathogenic nematodes and their larvicidal activity against Aedes aegypti

Bacterium (Code) Mortality rate (%) P Mortality rate (%) P Mortality rate (%) P Mortality rate (%) P
  24 h   48 h   72 h   96 h  
  Condition   Condition   Condition   Condition  
  Fed Unfed   Fed Unfed   Fed Unfed   Fed Unfed  
Xenorhabdus ehlersii (bMH9.2_TH) 39 56 0.260 96 98 1.000 98 99 1.000 100 100 nd
Xenorhabdus miraniensis (bMH16.4_TH) 7 0 0.471 9 0 0.206 18 6 0.251 18 6 0.251
Xenorhabdus miraniensis (bMH16.1_TH) 0 0 nd 3 6 0.135 3 8 0.082 6 8 0.110
Xenorhabdus miraniensis (bMH4.5_TH) 3 3 0.206 7 3 1.000 9 7 1.000 12 20 0.051
Xenorhabdus stockiae (bLPA12.2_TH) 4 3 1.000 14 20 0.712 41 27 0.087 43 37 0.899
Xenorhabdus stockiae (bLPA18.4_TH) 16 24 0.931 54 47 0.357 64 67 0.534 67 67 1.000
Xenorhabdus stockiae (bCR7.3_TH) 0 0 nd 1 0 1.000 2 1 1.000 6 23 0.030*
Xenorhabdus stockiae (bPH23.5_TH) 0 3 0.471 4 7 1.000 7 9 0.436 7 33 0.022*
Photorhabdus luminescens hainanensis (bPY17.4_TH) 2 2 0.765 7 4 0.316 21 9 0.074 21 9 0.074
Photorhabdus luminescens hainanensis (bLPO16.2_TH) 1 1 1.000 12 1 0.029* 14 4 0.103 21 19 1.000
Photorhabdus luminescens laumondii (bMH8.4_TH) 1 2 1.000 20 7 0.499 26 9 0.572 33 19 0.893
Photorhabdus luminescens akhurstii (bNA22.1_TH) 4 4 0.620 14 14 0.364 22 19 1.000 24 21 1.000
  1. *Significant difference (P < 0.05) between fed and unfed condition by Fisher’s exact test
  2. Abbreviation: nd not determined