Research Papers/Topics in Animal Biology

Evaluation Of The Efficacy Of Wormatak® (Teflubenzuron And Cypermethrin) Against Anopheles Gambiae Sensu Lato And Its Impact On Non Target Organisms

This study investigated the efficacy of WormAtak® against Anopheles gambiae s.l. larvae, pupae and adults (Diptera: Culicidae) collected from Opeibea and Madina in Ghana and its effect on three non-target organisms under laboratory conditions. Anopheles gambiae s.l. and the non-target organisms were all exposed to five concentrations of WormAtak® (1.86 µM, 3.71 µM, 5.57 µM, 7.42 µM and 9.28 µM). Mortality was recorded for a period of 72 hours for Anopheles gambiae&n...