Repellency of the Constituents of Caraway Oil, Carum carvi against, Tetranychus urticae

점박이응애에 대한 Caraway Oil의 기피활성

  • Yu Jeong-Su (Dept. of Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life. and Environ. Scieces, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Bae Jeong-Sook (Dept. of Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life. and Environ. Scieces, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Shin Dong-Ku (Dept. of Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life. and Environ. Scieces, Chungbuk National University) ;
  • Kim Gil-Hah (Dept. of Plant Medicine, Coll. of Agri. Life. and Environ. Scieces, Chungbuk National University)
  • 유정수 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 배정숙 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 신동구 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과) ;
  • 김길하 (충북대학교 농업생명환경대학 식물의학과)
  • Published : 2005.06.01


Essential oils of three plants (caraway oil, hyssop oil and lime oil) were screened for repellency against Tetranychus urticae female adults in the lab condition. Among them, caraway oil (Carum carvi) showed $92.2\%$ repellency against female adults at 1,000 ppm concentration. Through the constituent analysis using GC and GC/MS, we confirmed that the two main constituents were carvone $(73.3\%)$ and limonene (26.7). Limonene showed 87.8 and $83.1\%$ repellency against adult females at 1,000 and 100 ppm concentrations, respectively.


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