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Table 1 Mean percentage mortality of Ae. aegypti at different novaluron concentrations (ppm)

From: Field-based evaluation of novaluron EC10 insect growth regulator, a chitin synthesis inhibitor against dengue vector breeding in leaf axils of pineapple plantations in Gampaha District, Sri Lanka

Volume of novaluron (ml)Novaluron concentration (ppm)Percentage mortality of Ae. aegypti
1 hour24 hours
0.00520 ± 0a43.00 ± 1.08a
0.01040 ± 0a59.50 ± 2.25b
0.025100 ± 0a86.75 ± 3.40c
0.050200 ± 0a100 ± 0.75d
0.060240.50 ± 0.28b100 ± 0d
0.1255011.25 ± 1.10c100 ± 0d
0.25010049.00 ± 2.48c100 ± 0d
0.50020096.25 ± 1.93d100 ± 0d
0.750300100 ± 0d100 ± 0d
1.000400100 ± 0d100 ± 0d
  1. Notes: Values are means ± standard errors (SE). Different superscript letters in a row show significant differences (P < 0.05) as suggested by the general linear model followed by Tukey’s pairwise comparison at a 95% level of confidence