Effect of Feronia limonia on mosquito larvae.

  title={Effect of Feronia limonia on mosquito larvae.},
  author={Abdul Abdul Rahuman and Geetha Gopalakrishnan and B S Ghouse and Selvanathan Arumugam and B Himalayan},
  volume={71 5},
Bioassay guided fractionation of the acetone extract of Feronia limonia dried leaves afforded a potent mosquito larvicide, identified as n-hexadecanoic acid and found to be effective against fourth instar larvae of Culex quinquefasciatus, Anopheles stephensi and Aedes aegypti, with LC50 of 129.24, 79.58 and 57.23 ppm, respectively. 

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