International Journal of Chemical Studies
Vol. 6, Issue 2 (2018)
In vitro safety of thiamethoxam 25 WG to Bracon hebetor say in tomato
Author(s): T Thiruveni and P Karthik
Abstract: In vitro safety studies of thiamethoxam to Bracon hebetor (Say) were conducted at the Department of Agricultural Entomology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore to study the safety of thiamethoxam 25 WG to the adults of Bracon hebetor. Bioassay method described by McCutchen and Plapp (1988)  was adopted with some modifications. Different doses of thiamethoxam 25 WG viz., 25,50,75,100 g a.i. ha-1 has been tested on Bracon hebetor and the per cent mortality was worked out at 24 and 48 Hours after treatment (HAT). All the doses of thiamethoxam were moderately toxic to Bracon hebetor.
Pages: 1669-1670 | 300 Views 8 Downloads
How to cite this article:
T Thiruveni, P Karthik. In vitro safety of thiamethoxam 25 WG to Bracon hebetor say in tomato. Int J Chem Stud 2018;6(2):1669-1670.