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Abstract

The oil of Parkia roxburghii G. Don, a potential insecticide.

Abstract

In laboratory studies with oil extracts of Parkia roxburghii, a mortality rate of 100% of Aphis craccivora after 96 h was obtained with a concn of 2%. This is the first report of the insecticidal properties of this plant.