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Table 1 The accumulative mortality of T. castaneum and T. confusum during the first week of treated foam with different tested oils

From: Efficacy of nano-formulated certain essential oils on the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum and confused flour beetle, Tribolium confusum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) under laboratory and storage conditions

Tested oil Time (days) T. castaneum T. confusum
Coriander 0 33.1 35.6
2 46.9 47.8
4 65.2 69.5
7 80.3 85.4
Black seed 0 11.6 12.8
2 20.3 22.0
4 26.1 27.7
7 41.8 40.9
Janesville 0 30.9 34.5
2 44.9 47.7
4 67.1 68.8
7 84.8 87.9
Caraway 0 29.8 29.7
2 34.3 35.1
4 55.8 55.8
7 68.9 69.1
Untreated 0 0.0 0.0
2 0.0 0.0
4 0.0 0.0
7 0.0 0.0
F test 25.8 16.5
Lsd5% 11.2 10.4