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Table 3 Ovipositional preference of the tomato leaf miner, T. absoluta, on six tomato varieties

From: Susceptibility of different tomato, Solanum lycopersicum L., varieties to infestation with some insect pests in Egypt

Tomato varietiesNo. of deposited eggs/female
(mean ± SE)
Choice testNo-choice test
Strain B6.17 ± 1.31a47.0 ± 2.90a
Beto 864.9 ± 0.66a51.8 ± 4.80a
El bandora8.05 ± 1.23a45.4 ± 4.00a
GS6.0 ± 1.26a48.2 ± 1.8a
Casterlok6.5 ± 0.93a50.0 ± 2.26a
Super strain B8.0 ± 0.70a49.0 ± 1.25a
  1. Means in rows with the same letters are not significantly different (p ≥ 0.05)