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Table 1 Insecticides used for WHO insecticide susceptibility tests.

From: The infectivity of the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana to insecticide-resistant and susceptible Anopheles arabiensis mosquitoes at two different temperatures

Class Insecticide Diagnostic concentration (%)
Pyrethroids Deltamethrin 0.05
  Permethrin 0.75
Carbamates Bendiocarb 0.1
  Propoxur 0.1
Organo-phosphates Malathion 5
  Pirimiphos-methyl 0.9
Organochlorines DDT 4
  Dieldrin (cyclodiene) 4