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Table 2 Effects of different concentrations of MeJA on the life span and fecundity of adult Asian corn borers

From: Proteomics of methyl jasmonate induced defense response in maize leaves against Asian corn borer

MeJA (μM) Adult life span (days) No. of eggs laid per female per day Adult fecundity
Control 9.00 ± 0.58a 22.20 ± 0.81a 110.78 ± 0.83a
50 8.77 ± 0.15ab 20.97 ± 0.55a 100.72 ± 0.70b
100 8.07 ± 0.12abc 19.27 ± 0.27b 77.5 ± 0.46c
225 7.67 ± 0.28c 18.60 ± 0.16b 70.89 ± 1.83d
450 7.80 ± 0.06bc 19.14 ± 0.21b 74.76 ± 1.11c
  1. Notes: The data are average ± standard deviation. Different letters indicate the significant differences between treatments at P < 0.05 (Duncan’s multiple range test).
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