Mosquito larvicidal and ovicidal properties of Pithecellobium dulce (Roxb.) Benth. (Fabaceae) against Culex quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae)

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Govindarajan Marimuthu; Rajeswary Mohan;
  • Publisher: Journal of Coastal Life Medicine Editorial Office
  • Journal: Journal of Coastal Life Medicine (issn: 2309-5288, eissn: 2309-6152)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.12980/JCLM.2.2014B583
  • Subject: Culex quinquefasciatus | Pithecellobium dulce | Larvicidal activity | Ovicidal activity | Leaf and seed | Medicine (General) | R5-920 | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

Objective: To assess the larvicidal and ovicidal potential of the crude hexane, benzene, chloroform, ethyl acetate and methanol solvent extracts from the medicinal plant, Pithecellobium dulce (P. dulce) against filariasis vector mosquito, Culex quinquefasciatus (C... View more
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