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Table 2 The accumulative mortality of T. castaneum and T. confusum during the first week of treated foam with different tested nano 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
Nano Coriander 0 55.9 56.6
2 66.9 68.3
4 79.3 79.6
7 89.3 89.7
Nano black seed 0 20.5 20.2
2 29.1 29.9
4 38.5 39.1
7 40.8 40.9
Nano Janesville 0 45.8 46.2
2 65.9 66.9
4 77.2 79.3
7 84.3 85.7
Nano Caraway 0 28.2 30.2
2 34.3 35.7
4 59.1 59.8
7 74.7 77.9
Untreated 0 0.0 0.0
2 0.0 0.0
4 0.0 0.0
7 0.1 0.1
F test 18.9 16.4
Lsd5% 10.1 10.4