Table 1: Tick weight, percent mortality, egg weight, reproductive index (RI), and inhibition of oviposition (IO) of R. microplus adults exposed to different concentrations of A. conyzoides.

Conc.Live tick wt. (mg)Mortality (%)Egg wt. (mg)RIIO (%)Hatching rate (%)
(%)(Mean ± SE)(Mean ± SE)(Mean ± SE)(Mean ± SE)(Mean ± SE)

Control100
1.2575
2.525
520
1020
205
value0.08440.02100.04890.0388