Journal of Nanotechnology / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Larvicidal Activity of Silver Nanoparticles Synthesized Using Extracts of Ambrosia arborescens (Asteraceae) to Control Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae)

Table 1

Larvicidal activity of aqueous extracts and silver nanoparticles synthesized using Ambrosia arborescens against Aedes aegypti third instar larvae.

TreatmentDose (ppm)Larval mortalitya ± SD

Plant aqueous extract150043.4 ± 4.9
300066.6 ± 2.1
450081.2 ± 0.8
600092.8 ± 1.3
Control00 ± 0.0
AgNPs0.217.6 ± 3.2
0.360.6 ± 3.2
0.482.6 ± 3.1
0.596.4 ± 1.8
Control00 ± 0.0

SD: standard deviation; avalues are mean ± SD of five trials.

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