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Chemical composition and insecticidal activity of the volatile oils of leaves and flowers of Lantana camara L. cultivated in Egypt.
J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2005 Aug; 35(2):687-98.JE

Abstract

GC and GC/MS analysis of the hydrodistilled volatile oils of the leaves and flowers of Lantana camara L. cv. flava (Verbenaceae) cultivated in Egypt revealed both qualitative and quantitative variations. Experimentally, twenty-nine and twenty-two components were identified in the volatile oils of leaves and flowers representing 91.91% and 95.24% of the total composition of both oils respectively. The major constituents of the leaves volatile oil were caryophyllene <E-> (9.76%), cineol <1.8-> (9.37%) and pinene <Beta-> (8.15%). The flowers volatile oils were caryophyllene <E-> (18.20%), humulene <Alpha-> (12.22 %) and bicyclegermacrene (10.33%). Comparing the chemical composition of the volatile oils of the leaves and flowers of L. canara cv., flava from different origins, seasons and even experimental conditions revealed that there are significant qualitative and quantitative variations. The larvicidal effect of the volatile oils of L. camara cv., flava leaves and flowers of was tested against the maturation of Musca domestica L. larvae in the laboratory at concentrations (0.0125%, 0.025%. 0.05%, 0.1% and 0.2%). They showed mortality rate ranged from 80%- 100%. On the other hand, 10-20% of the developed pupae emerged to adults. Adults' fecundity was in larvae given a concentration of 0.0125%. In conclusion, the volatile oils of the leaves and flowers of L. camara cv., flava can be safely recommended in controlling M. domestica 3rd stage larvae.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy (Girls), Al-Azhar University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt.No affiliation info availableNo affiliation info available

Pub Type(s)

Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

16083076

Citation

Abdel-Hady, Nevein M., et al. "Chemical Composition and Insecticidal Activity of the Volatile Oils of Leaves and Flowers of Lantana Camara L. Cultivated in Egypt." Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology, vol. 35, no. 2, 2005, pp. 687-98.
Abdel-Hady NM, Abdei-Halim AS, Al-Ghadban AM. Chemical composition and insecticidal activity of the volatile oils of leaves and flowers of Lantana camara L. cultivated in Egypt. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2005;35(2):687-98.
Abdel-Hady, N. M., Abdei-Halim, A. S., & Al-Ghadban, A. M. (2005). Chemical composition and insecticidal activity of the volatile oils of leaves and flowers of Lantana camara L. cultivated in Egypt. Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology, 35(2), 687-98.
Abdel-Hady NM, Abdei-Halim AS, Al-Ghadban AM. Chemical Composition and Insecticidal Activity of the Volatile Oils of Leaves and Flowers of Lantana Camara L. Cultivated in Egypt. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2005;35(2):687-98. PubMed PMID: 16083076.
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TY - JOUR T1 - Chemical composition and insecticidal activity of the volatile oils of leaves and flowers of Lantana camara L. cultivated in Egypt. AU - Abdel-Hady,Nevein M, AU - Abdei-Halim,Azza S, AU - Al-Ghadban,Al-Mewafy A, PY - 2005/8/9/pubmed PY - 2005/9/30/medline PY - 2005/8/9/entrez SP - 687 EP - 98 JF - Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology JO - J Egypt Soc Parasitol VL - 35 IS - 2 N2 - GC and GC/MS analysis of the hydrodistilled volatile oils of the leaves and flowers of Lantana camara L. cv. flava (Verbenaceae) cultivated in Egypt revealed both qualitative and quantitative variations. Experimentally, twenty-nine and twenty-two components were identified in the volatile oils of leaves and flowers representing 91.91% and 95.24% of the total composition of both oils respectively. The major constituents of the leaves volatile oil were caryophyllene <E-> (9.76%), cineol <1.8-> (9.37%) and pinene <Beta-> (8.15%). The flowers volatile oils were caryophyllene <E-> (18.20%), humulene <Alpha-> (12.22 %) and bicyclegermacrene (10.33%). Comparing the chemical composition of the volatile oils of the leaves and flowers of L. canara cv., flava from different origins, seasons and even experimental conditions revealed that there are significant qualitative and quantitative variations. The larvicidal effect of the volatile oils of L. camara cv., flava leaves and flowers of was tested against the maturation of Musca domestica L. larvae in the laboratory at concentrations (0.0125%, 0.025%. 0.05%, 0.1% and 0.2%). They showed mortality rate ranged from 80%- 100%. On the other hand, 10-20% of the developed pupae emerged to adults. Adults' fecundity was in larvae given a concentration of 0.0125%. In conclusion, the volatile oils of the leaves and flowers of L. camara cv., flava can be safely recommended in controlling M. domestica 3rd stage larvae. SN - 1110-0583 UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/citation/16083076/Chemical_composition_and_insecticidal_activity_of_the_volatile_oils_of_leaves_and_flowers_of_Lantana_camara_L__cultivated_in_Egypt_ DB - PRIME DP - Unbound Medicine ER -