Larvicidal and Repellent Potential of Chenopodium ambrosioides Linn Essential Oil against Anopheles gambiae Giles (Diptera: Culicidae)


Larvicidal and repellent effect of the essential oil from the seeds and leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides Linn were evaluated against the larvae and adults of Anopheles gambiae s.s. mosquitoes at concentrations of 0, 50, 75, 100, 200, 300 and 400 ppm. Total mortality of larvae occurred at 200ppm and 300ppm for the essential oils from seeds and leaves… (More)


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