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Author Ghatp, Nitin ♦ Vitonde, Swati ♦ Deobhankar, Kedar ♦ Lifescience, Ross ♦ Limited, Private ♦ Park, Chaudhary ♦ Khadak, Kala ♦ Pune, Wakad ♦ Culex, Key Words ♦ Efficay, Insecticides
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Synthetic Pyrethroids ♦ Formulation Thermal Fog Culex Quinquefasciatus ♦ D-trans Allethrin ♦ Ec Formulation ♦ Prallethrin Ec Formulation ♦ Culex Quinquefasciatus ♦ Vector Mosquito ♦ Space Spray ♦ Targeted Dosage ♦ Peet Grady Chamber ♦ Pyrethrum Extract ♦ Great Promise ♦ Household Insecticide Formulation ♦ Target Dosage ♦ Urban Area
Abstract Synthetic pyrethroids utilized in household insecticide formulations were assessed for their application as fogging concentrates against laboratory bred Culex quinquefasciatus. EC formulations of synthetic pyrethroids namely- d-allethrin, d-trans allethrin, Permethrin and Prallethrin were evaluated for their efficacy at targeted dosages in Peet Grady chamber in comparison to Pyrethrum extract. The study reveals that synthetic pyrethroids especially 2 % w/w Permethrin and 2 % w/w Prallethrin EC formulation at target dosages hold great promise as space spray (fogging concentrate) application for control of vector mosquitoes in urban areas.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study