Insecticidal Activities of 10 Plant Essential Oils against Plodia interpunctella and Tribolium castaneum

화랑곡나방과 거짓쌀도둑거저리의 유충과 성충에 대한 10종 식물 정유의 살충효과

  • Lee, Hee-Kwon (Department of Rural Community Development, Gochang County Agricultural Technology & Extension Center) ;
  • Lee, Hoi-Seon (Department of Bioenvironmental Chemistry, College of Agriculture & Life Science, Chonbuk National University)
  • 이희권 (고창군 농업기술센터 농촌개발과) ;
  • 이회선 (전북대학교 농생대 생물환경화학과)
  • Received : 2016.09.25
  • Accepted : 2016.11.01
  • Published : 2016.12.31


The insecticidal activities of the essential oils of Artemisia vulgaris, Achillea millefolium, Anethum graveolens, Cimicifuga heracleifolia, Citrus paradisi, Chrysanthemum indicum, Eucalyptus dives, Neroli bigard, Nigella sativa, and Ruta graveolens against stored-grain insects, Plodia interpunctella and Tribolium castaneum larvae and adults were evaluated using fumigant and contact bioassays. Based on the $LD_{50}$ values in fumigant bioassay, A. millefolium ($0.12{\mu}g/cm^3$) and A. graveolens ($93.14{\mu}g\;cm^{-3}$) oil were most effective against P. interpunctella and T. castaneum adults. In addition, N. bigard ($139.11{\mu}g\;cm^{-3}$) and A. graveolens ($52.87{\mu}g\;cm^{-3}$) oil exhibit strong insecticidal activities against P. interpunctella and Tribolium castaneum larvae in contact bioassay. These results indicate that A. millefolium, A. graveolens, N. bigard, and A. graveolens oils could be effective natural acaricides for managing stored-grain insects, P. interpunctella and T. castaneum.


Grant : 고수, 길초계피, 양강근 유래 고효율 기능성물질 추출기 개발

Supported by : 농촌진흥청


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