Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2012 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Bioactivity Evaluation of Plant Extracts Used in Indigenous Medicine against the Snail, Biomphalaria glabrata, and the Larvae of Aedes aegypti

Table 3

Molluscicidal activity against B. glabrata of plant extracts used by the Pankararé indigenous people (Bahia State, Brazil). LC: Lethal concentration reported as LC10, LC50, and LC90 (in mg/L).

Crude extractCommon nameUsed partLC10LC50LC90

Jatropha mollissimaPinhão-brancoStem20.0033.5556.26
Hyptis pectinataSambacaetáLeaf8.4825.3475.66
Poincianella pyramidalisCatingueiraLeaf0.040.9420.03
Chenopodium ambrosoidesMastruzLeaf1.9913.5191.57
Mimosa tenuifloraJurema pretaStem6.5920.2262.05

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