PEST MANAGEMENT SCIENCE, vol.69, no.12, pp.1385-1392, 2013 (SCI-Expanded)
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PEST MANAGEMENT SCIENCE
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
rose-scented geranium, citronellol, geranic acid, geraniol, nerolidol, Stephanitis pyrioides, Aedes aegypti, IDENTIFICATION, LEMONGRASS
Anadolu University Affiliated:
BackgroundRose-scented geranium, Pelargonium spp., essential oils from the cultivars Bourbon', China', Egypt', Rober's Lemon Rose' and Frensham' were analyzed by GC-FID and GC-MS. A total of 136 compounds were identified from five essential oils, constituting 85.5-99.7% of the oils. Essential oils and pure compounds were evaluated for their insecticidal activity against Stephanitis pyrioides and larvicidal and biting deterrent activity against Aedes aegypti.