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Table 2 Effect of Secamone afzelii extracts on percentage weight loss

From: Seed preservatives properties of Secamone afzelii (Schult) K. Schum extracts on wheat grains damage and germination capability

Contact toxicity Concentration (μl)
Treatments 50 100 150 200
Control 28.93 ± 3.26a 22.14 ± 2.11a 26.35 ± 1.94a 27.06 ± 2.85a
Hexane 13.05 ± 2.09b 10.94 ± 0.44b 8.13 ± 1.16c 5.13 ± 1.92c
Ethyl acetate 7.71 ± 2.51c 5.74 ± 0.38c 3.02 ± 1.15d 2.33 ± 1.86d
Methanol 16.32 ± 2.33b 13.94 ± 1.88b 14.18 ± 2.77b 13.94 ± 0.28b
Acetone 13.18 ± 2.84b 11.09 ± 0.54b 9.81 ± 0.33c 6.55 ± 1.13c
Fumigant toxicity
Control 25.40 ± 0.0a 23.19 ± 0.55a 22.95 ± 1.4a 23.42 ± 1.3a
Hexane 10.71 ± 0.01b 9.99 ± 1.20b 7.71 ± 0.0b 1.03 ± 0.4c
Ethyl acetate 9.15 ± 0.03b 7.87 ± 3.80b 6.09 ± 0.30b 1.50 ± 4.70b
Methanol 8.98 ± 1.40b 8.12 ± 1.80b 7.47 ± 1.10b 6.20 ± 2.20b
Acetone 9.99 ± 2.50b 3.84 ± 1.80c 2.11 ± 1.80c 4.87 ± 0.66c
  1. Means within a column followed by different letters are significantly different (P > 0.05%), Tukey's Student's test (HSD)