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Table 2 Pair-wise Kaplan-Meier survival curve and LT50 comparison for adult Anopheles gambiae s.s. exposed to four different doses of sunflower oil-formulated Metarhizium anisopliae.

From: Infection of malaria (Anopheles gambiae s.s.) and filariasis (Culex quinquefasciatus) vectors with the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae

Dose1 Survival curves2 LT50 ± SE3 LT50-grouping2 % Infected
Control a 9.86 ± 1.16 a N/a
105 ab 9.37 ± 1.26 a 4.43 ± 4.4
106 bc 6.85 ± 0.44 b 32.63 ± 5.4
107 c 6.65 ± 0.43 b 59.74 ± 5.6
108 d 5.85 ± 0.26 b 83.70 ± 8.3
  1. 1 conidia per ml of 10% oil-formulation ; 2 treatments without letters in common are significantly different at P < 0.05; 3 standard error. N/a: not applicable.