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Table 2 Toxicity of some nanopesticide formulations against the conical snail, C. acuta

From: Development and using of some nanopesticide formulations against the conical snail, Cochlicella acuta, and the chocolate banded snail, Massylaea vermiculata

Pesticides Concentrations and percent of mortalities ± SE Slope ± SE LC50 and fiducial limits
First concentration Second concentration Third concentration
Chlorfenapyr 93.3 ± 5.8a 66.7 ± 5.8a 43.7 ± 5.8a 2.6 ± 0.4 6.1 (5.0–7.0)
Imidacloprid 83.3 ± 5.8ab 56.7 ± 5.8ab 30.0 ± 0.0ab 2.5 ± 0.3 14.9 (12.7–17.2)
Indoxacarb 73.3 ± 5.8b 46.7 ± 5.8b 33.3 ± 5.8a 1.7 ± 0.3 7.7 (6.2–9.4)
Control 6.7 ± 5.8c 3.3 ± 5.8c 0.0   
F values* 138.3*** 70.0*** 25.1***   
LSD 10.9 10.9 12.2   
  1. *Means under each concentration sharing the same letter in a column are not significantly different at P < 0.05
  2. ***Means the difference between these data is very significant