The Effect of Aqueous Crude Extract of Hypericum triquetrifolium on the (Number, Sex, Generation and their interactions) of Wild Fruit Flies

Authors(1) :-Mahmood Othman Ahmed

This study was designed to evaluate the effect of three concentrations of crude aqueous extracts of Hypericum triquetrifolium on (number, sex, generation and their combinations) of wild fruit flies. The concentrations (100, 50 and 25 µg/ml) were given to first generation parents in culture media and left for completing the life cycle under suitable temperature (25 Co Âħ2) in the modified-lightened incubator. Five replications were used for each treatment, and untreated flies were considered as control. The results were obtained in first and second generations successively. The results showed significant effect (P<0.05) of concentrations and concentration-generation interactions on the number of fruit flies and highly significant (P<0.01) of the impact of sex regarding the number of fruit flies

Authors and Affiliations

Mahmood Othman Ahmed
BiologyDepartment, University of Sulaimani, Sulaimani City, Kurdistan Reqiog. Iraq

Fruit Fly, Hypericum, Mitotic Index, Hypericin

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Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 4 | July-August 2015
Date of Publication : 2015-08-25
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 353-356
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET151466
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Mahmood Othman Ahmed, " The Effect of Aqueous Crude Extract of Hypericum triquetrifolium on the (Number, Sex, Generation and their interactions) of Wild Fruit Flies, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp.353-356, July-August-2015.
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