Acaricidal Activity of A Newly Synthesized K16776 against Honeybee Mite, Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae)

꿀벌응애에 대한 신규화합물 K16776의 살비효과

  • Oh, Man-Gyun (Dept. Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life and Environment Science, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Ahn, Hee-Geun (Dept. Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life and Environment Science, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Kim, Hyun-Kyung (Dept. Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life and Environment Science, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Yoon, Chang-Mann (Dept. Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life and Environment Science, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Kim, Jin-Ju (AgroLife Research Institute, Dongbu HiTek Co. Ltd.) ;
  • Kim, Tae-Joon (AgroLife Research Institute, Dongbu HiTek Co. Ltd.) ;
  • Lee, Dong-Guk (Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology) ;
  • Chung, Geun-Hoe (Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology) ;
  • Kim, Gil-Hah (Dept. Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life and Environment Science, Chungbuk National University)
  • 오만균 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 안희근 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 김현경 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 윤창만 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 김진주 (동부하이텍 농생명연구소) ;
  • 김태준 (동부하이텍 농생명연구소) ;
  • 이동국 (한국화학연구원) ;
  • 정근회 (한국화학연구원) ;
  • 김길하 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과)
  • Published : 2008.06.30


This study examined the acaricidal activity of a new compound, K16776 against honeybee mite, Varroa destructor which is ecto-parasite of Apis mellifera. Acaricidal activity was performed using six acaricides, two Chinese commercial acaricides and one newly synthesized K16776 against V. destructor in the small container and in the bee hive. K16776 and amitraz exhibited 100% acaricidal activity against V. destructor without insecticidal toxicity to A. mellifera in the small container. The other acaricide was not activity. Applied to the bee hives, K16776 showed acaricidal activity as 98.7% ($250{\times}$) and 88.6% ($500{\times}$) and amitraz showed as 100% ($500{\times}$) and 90% ($1,000{\times}$), respectively. Made in China, Cao Suan Sha Man Pian and Wangs showed acaricidal activity as 56.9% and 66.7%, respectively. The result indicates that K16776 can be potentially useful control agent against honeybee mite, V. destructor.


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