Volume No. 4 Issue No.: 4 Page No.: 1008-1012 April-June 2010

 

TOXIC EFFECT OF Ocimum sanctum PLANT EXTRACT AGAINST Acrida exaltata (ORTHOPTERA : ACRIDIDAE) ADULTS

 

Tanu Sharma

Section of Entomolgy, Department of Zoology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, (INDIA)

 

Received on : November 27, 2009

 

ABSTRACT

 

Ocimum sanctum is a holy and medicinal plant for human beings. It performs various pharmacological activites against various diseases. Ocimum sanctum is an important medicinal plant and grows in house gardens and temples all over India. This plant is considered as one of the sacred plant species as it is rarely affected by diseases and pests. Basil, the

 

Keywords : Plant extracts, Ocimum sanctum, Acrida exaltata, Soxhlet apparatus, Acrididae

 

 

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