Acaricidal Activities of Extracts of Stellera chamaejasme Against Tetranychus viennensis (Acari: Tetranychidae)

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Abstract:

Extracts of a perennial and poisonous weed, Stellera chamaejasme L. (Thymelaeaceae) were bioassayed to determine their acaricidal activities against Tetranychus viennensis Zacher (Acari: Tetranychidae) in the laboratory. Extracts had both contact and systemic toxicity to the mite. After liquid chromatography and thin layer chromatography, the extract was further concentrated, separated, and bioassayed. This study is the first to report the acaricidal property of S. chamaejasme and its potential as a botanical pest control agent.

Keywords: Stellera chamaejasme; Tetranychus viennensis; acaricidal activity

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: December 1, 2004

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