Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Activities of Bio-Larvacides from Symbiont Bacterial of Soft Coral Sarcophyton sp. SCRTG4P4 Against Aedes aegypti

Buy Article:

$106.34 + tax (Refund Policy)

Background: Synthetic insecticides are known as the substances that can lead to an destabilization of ecosystem and enhance a resistance to insecticides. Bio larvacides is an eco-friendly insecticide that can be an alternative vector control for Aedes aegypti. The objective of the research was to determine the activity of biolarvacides of symbiont bacterial soft coral Sarcophyton sp. SCRTG4P4 against Ae. aegypti and molecular identification of Symbiont bacterial of soft coral Sarcophyton sp. Method: This research was done by an experimental method with post-test only control group design. The variation concentrations of symbiont bacterial extract, soft coral SCRTG4P4 (0.15; 0.20; 0.25; 0.30; 0.35; 0.40; 0.45%) and control, were applied to the III–IV instar of Ae. aegypti larva. Data analysis carried out with one-way ANOVA followed by Probit Analysis. Moleculer identification used PCR amplification and DNA sequencing. Results: The result showed that there were significant differences in various concentration of extract soft coral Sarcophyton sp. SCRTG4P4 (p = 0.000) and LC50 values of 0.275% and LC90 values of 0.40%. Based on the result of ANOVA analysis, there were significant differences of various concentration extract as biolarvacides with significance p = 0.000. Molecular identification showed that SCRTG4P4 was similar with Bacillus subtilis. Conclusion: SCRTG4P4 as symbiont bacteria of soft coral Sarcophyton sp. had activities of biolarvacide and it was similar to Bacillus subtilis.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: Bio Larvacides; Softcoral; Symbiont Bacteria

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Public Health Faculty, Diponegoro University, 50275, Indonesia 2: Marine Studies, Integrated Laboratory Diponegoro University, 50275, Indonesia

Publication date: April 1, 2017

More about this publication?
  • ADVANCED SCIENCE LETTERS is an international peer-reviewed journal with a very wide-ranging coverage, consolidates research activities in all areas of (1) Physical Sciences, (2) Biological Sciences, (3) Mathematical Sciences, (4) Engineering, (5) Computer and Information Sciences, and (6) Geosciences to publish original short communications, full research papers and timely brief (mini) reviews with authors photo and biography encompassing the basic and applied research and current developments in educational aspects of these scientific areas.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more