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The present investigation was focused on the study of the chemical composition variability and biological activities of the essential oils from Clinopodium nepeta subsp. nepeta and subsp. glandulosum. Essential oils extraction was performed using hydrodistillation and the separation of the...

Author(s)
Debbabi, H.; El-Mokni, R.; Chaieb, I.; Nardoni, S.; Maggi, F.; Caprioli, G.; Hammami, S.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Molecules, 2020, 25, 9,
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The present work evaluates for the first time two Lavandin (Lavandula × intermedia Emeric ex Loisel.) aromatic waters obtained from different plant organs, the flowers and the stems. Both extracts were analysed by GC-MS, which indicates semi-quantitative differences between the major metabolites...

Author(s)
Politi, M.; Menghini, L.; Conti, B.; Bedini, S.; Farina, P.; Cioni, P. L.; Braca, A.; Leo, M. de
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Molecules, 2020, 25, 9,
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This study explores the influence of rosemary, Rosmarinus officinalis (L.) essential oil (EO) on the biochemical (acetylcholinesterase, catalase, and glutathione S-transferase), physiological (oxygen consumption), and behavioral (open field test, repellency) parameters of an important stored...

Author(s)
Krzyżowski, M.; Baran, B.; Łozowski, B.; Francikowski, J.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Insects, 2020, 11, 6,
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The utilization of natural materials in the post-harvest process of agricultural products is necessary for the production of safe food. In recent years, the use of essential oil extracted from aromatic plants has shown significant potential for insect pest management. Toxicity and antifeedant...

Author(s)
Ebadollahi, A.; Taghinezhad, E.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Information Processing in Agriculture, 2020, 7, 2, pp 286-293
Abstract

The use of chemical insecticides has had several side-effects, such as environmental contamination, foodborne residues, and human health threats. The utilization of plant-derived essential oils as efficient bio-rational agents has been acknowledged in pest management strategies. In the present...

Author(s)
Ebadollahi, A.; Setzer, W. N.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Foods, 2020, 9, 6,
Abstract

Mosla chinensis Maxim. cv. Jiangxiangru (MCJ) is a traditional Chinese herb, which can be obtained in large quantities by artificial cultivation. In order to understand industrial value of MCJ resources, the essential oil (EO) of MCJ was obtained by steam distillation, analyzed by gas...

Author(s)
Lu XiaoPeng; Weng Hua; Li Chao; He Jun; Zhang Xing; Ma ZhiQing
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Industrial Crops and Products, 2020, 147,
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The application of plant-derived essential oils has been revealed to proficiently insect pest control agents, meaningfully decreasing the side-effects caused by chemical insecticides. In the present study, the toxicity of essential oil isolated from Dracocephalum kotschyi has been assessed against...

Author(s)
Ebadollahi, A.
Publisher
NCRP, Faculty of Science, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Applied Sciences and Environmental Management, 2020, 24, 3, pp 501-506
Abstract

This study was conducted to determine the contact and fumigant toxicity of plant essential oils extracted from four Origanum spp. against four stored product pests, Rhyzopertha dominica (F., 1792) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae), Tribolium confusum Jacquelin Du Val, 1863 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), ...

Author(s)
Alkan, M.
Publisher
Türkiye Entomoloji Dernegi, Bornova, Turkey
Citation
Türkiye Entomoloji Dergisi, 2020, 44, 2, pp 149-163
Abstract

Essential oils (EOs) are some of the outstanding compounds found in Thymus that can exert antifungal, phytotoxic, and insecticidal activities, which encourage their exploration and potential use for agricultural and food purposes. The essential oils (EO) obtained from Thymus kotschyanus collected...

Author(s)
Ghasemi, G.; Alirezalu, A.; Ghosta, Y.; Jarrahi, A.; Safavi, S. A.; Abbas-Mohammadi, M.; Barba, F. J.; Munekata, P. E. S.; Domínguez, R.; Lorenzo, J. M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Molecules, 2020, 25, 5,
Abstract

Essential oils have emerged as an alternative to synthetic insecticides in the control of stored grain pests. The toxicity and repellency of the essential oils of four basil cultivars and three basil hybrids and the monoterpenes linalool, citral, and (E)-methyl cinnamate were evaluated in the...

Author(s)
Costa, A. S. da; Arrigoni-Blank, M. de F.; Bacci, L.; Blank, A. F.; Alves, P. B.; Peixoto, M. G.; Santos, A. C. C.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil
Citation
Bioscience Journal, 2020, 36, 2, pp 341-352

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