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Table 1 Fumigant toxicity of Leaf powder of Petiveria alliacea on the mortality of adult Culex quinquefasciatus

From: Efficacy of Petiveria Alliacea (Linneaus) leaf and root bark powder in the control of filariasis vector Culex Quinquefasciatus

Weight (g) %Mortality after
30 min 1 h 1 h 30 min 2 h
1 0.00 ± 0.00a 5.00 ± 0.00b 11.67 ± 0.33b 18.33 ± 0.67b
2 0.00 ± 0.00a 8.33 ± 0.33b 23.33 ± 0.33c 35.00 ± 0.00c
3 0.00 ± 0.00a 18.33 ± 0.33c 30.00 ± 0.58d 43.33 ± 0.88d
4 0.00 ± 0.00a 26.67 ± 0.00d 40.00 ± 0.00e 48.33 ± 0.33d
5 0.00 ± 0.00a 26.67 ± 0.33d 48.33 ± 0.33f 60.00 ± 0.00e
Control 0.00 ± 0.00a 0.00 ± 0.00a 0.00 ± 0.00a 0.00 ± 0.00a
  1. Each value is the mean ± standard error of three replicates. Mean followed by the same alphabet are not significantly (P > 0.05) different from each other using Duncan’s new multiple range test
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