Table 5: Comparative antifungal activity of essential oils with sodium benzoate.

Aspergillus speciesMICs (mg/mL)
CmFvTaSb

AFST4.008.001.00>16.00
AF0014.008.001.00>16.00
AF006′4.008.001.00>16.00
AF0094.008.001.00>16.00
AF0194.008.001.00>16.00
AF0274.008.001.00>16.00
AF0374.008.001.00>16.00
ANST2.008.001.0016.00
AN0022.008.001.0016.00

AFST: Aspergillus flavus (ATCC 13697); AF: Aspergillus flavus; ANST: Aspergillus niger (ATCC 10535); AN: Aspergillus niger; Cm: Cymbopogon martinii; Fv: Foeniculum vulgare; Sb: Sodium Benzoate; and Ta: Trachyspermum ammi.