Keywords: Phosphine, Biopesticides, Tribolium
castaneum, Rhizopertha dominica, Sitophilus oryzae.
globulus oil, has been proven against Tribolium
castaneum (H.) (Stamopoulos et al., 2007), Sitophilus oryzae (L.), Oryzaephilus surinamensis (L.), and S.
In a toxicity study, calamus oil was examined on some stored product pests viz., Sitophilus oryzae Callosobruchus maculatus , Lesioderma serricorne and Tribolium
gueneri were tested against Rhyzopertha dominica and Tribolium
castaneum using the impregnated filter paper method.
castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Oryzaephilus surinamensis (L.) (Coleoptera: Silvanidae) are the 2 most important stored-grain pests, damaging 10 to 40% of all stored agricultural crops (Al Qahtani et al.
Los huevos que contienen oncosferas son expulsados con las heces al medio ambiente y pueden ser ingeridos por la etapa adulta o larval de un escarabajo apropiado (Tribolium
Phytotoxicity was tested against Lemna minor plant, while insecticidal activities were performed against tribolium
castaneum and rhyzopertha dominica.
In addition, there are also reports of its pathogenicity on some insect species such as Aphis gossypii, Trialeurodes voporariorum, Thrips palmi, Tribolium
confusum, Triatoma infestans, and Tetranychus urticae and Rhipicephalus microplus mites (MARTI et al., 2006; FIEDLER; SOSNOWSKA, 2007; WAKIL et al., 2012; ANGELO et al., 2012; HOTAKA et al., 2015; BARRA et al., 2015).
(1974) reported the toxic effect after the treatments of malathion and permethrin and on amount of protein in Tribolium
castaneum (Order: Coleoptera and family: Cerambycidae).
a) Larger Grain Borer (Prostephanus Truncatus) b) Angoumois Mouth (Sitotroga Cerealella) c) Khapra Beetle (Trogoderma Granarium) d) Lesser Grain Borer (Rhizopertha Dorminica) e) Grain Weevils (Sitophil Granaries) f) Red Floor Beetle (Tribolium
Castaneum) g) Saw Toothed Grain Beetle (Oryzaephilus Surinamensis) h)The Grain has been fumigated through Phsophine (Mention Dose) for minimum period of 120 hrs i) Parent Crop was field inspected during active growth and found free Tilletia Indica, the seed and weeds have also been laboratory tested.