Determining the Anti-insect Activities of Solvent Extracts of Andrographis paniculata on the Diamondback Moth, Plutella xylostella (L.)

Diamondback bug, Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus.) is a big epidemic of Brassicaceae crops, causing meaningful result deficit everywhere. The insecticidal projects of Andrographis paniculata financially sound extracts against diamondback moth were examined a suggestion of choice to pesticides. Among the extracts proven, insignificant value per insignificant value death was observed in hexane extract of A. paniculata at 0.6 per insignificant value aggregation. At 0.6 allotment concentrations, intoxicating and ethyl acetate extracts had maximum extinction rates of 65.00 and 90.00%, respectively. The present study financed the incident of bug-particular opposing bioactive compounds in A. paniculata and described favored choice of solvent for the origin of insecticidal elements. It still underpins allure potential as an alternative beginning of unrefined compounds for the administration of epidemic.

Author(s) Details:

R. Sangavi,
Department of Agricultural Entomology, Navsari Agricultural University, Navsari, Gujarat, India.

Y. S. Johnson Thangaraj Edward,
Department of Agricultural Entomology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

S. Jeyarajan Nelson,
Department of Agricultural Entomology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

M. Paramasivam,
Department of Agricultural Entomology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

C. Meenambigai,
Department of Agricultural Entomology, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Nadia, West Bengal, India.

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Keywords: Diamond back moth, plant extract, efficacy, solvent

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