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Table 1 Insecticide usage in agricultural settings

From: Trends in DDT and pyrethroid resistance in Anopheles gambiaes.s. populations from urban and agro-industrial settings in southern Cameroon

Study site Trade name (concentration) Active ingredient Class of insecticide and usage frequency (%) Cultivated crops
Nkolondom Bastion (100 g/kg) Carbofuran Carbamates (33) Cabbage, parsley*
  Penncap.M (240 g/l), Sevin (850 g/kg Methyl-parathion   Celery*, lettuce*,
  Callidim (400 g/l) Cyperdim (200 g/l) Dimethoate Organophosphorous (22) Cabbage,
  Basudine (600 g/l) Diazinon   Pepper*
  Thionex (500 g/l; 350 g/l), Thiodan (250 g/l 350 g/l) Endosulfan Organochlorines (20) Tomato, spinach*
  Cypercal (12 g/l; 50 g/l; 100 g/l) Cypermethrin Pyrethroid (25) Celery*, tomato, green bean, courgette, basil*
  Décis (12,5 g/l; 25 g/l; 60 g/l) Deltamethrin   Eggplant
  Karate (2,5%; 5 g/l; 45 g/l) Lambdacyhalothrin   Tomato, ginger
Mangoum Thiodan (250 g/l; 350 g/l) Endosulfan Organochlorines (8) Tomato*
  Regent (50 g/l) Fipronil   Cabbage*
  Callidim (400 g/l), Cyperdim (200 g/l), Dimezyl (400 g/l), Planthoate (400 g/l) Dimethoate Organophosphorous (49) Cabbage*, bean, melon*, watermelon*, tomato* lettuce, nightshade*
  Dursban (600 g/l), Pyriforce (600 g/l) Chlorpyrifos-ethyl   Corn
  Pilori (15 g/l) Lambdacyhalothrin Pyrethroids (43) Leek*, carrot
  Decis (25 g/l; 60 g/l; 12,5 g/l) Deltamethrin   Green bean
  Méteor (400 g/l), Cigogne (50 g/l; 200 g/l), Cypercal (12 g/l; 50 g/l; 100 g/l), Cyperplant (100 g/l), Cythrine (25 g/l) Cypermethrin   Green bean, corn, tomato*, carrot, leek*, nightshade*, potato
  1. *: main cultivated crop