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Impact of Selected Insecticides on Apis mellifera L. (Hymenoptera: Apidae) under Controlled Conditions

Impact of Selected Insecticides on Apis mellifera L. (Hymenoptera: Apidae) under Controlled Conditions

Muhammad Aslam Farooqi*, Bakhtawar Irsa, Sajjad Ali, Asif Sajjad, Muhammad Waqar Hassan and Sohail Akhtar

 

Department of Entomology, University College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan.

*      Corresponding author: aslam_farooqi1770@yahoo.com; aslamf.075@iub.edu.pk

 

Fig. 1.

Comparison of contact toxicity of lamda-cyhalothrin, profenofos, acephate, spirotetramat and diafenthiuron against A. mellifera L. Each specific time interval is showing collectively mortality of tested bees at four different concentrations (50 ppm, 100, 200 and 400 ppm) of tested insecticides; Tukey HSD at 0.05% of significance was performed for statistical test.

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Pakistan Journal of Zoology

December

Vol. 51, Iss. 6, Pages 1999-2399

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