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Table 6 Larvicidal activity of metallic nanoparticles synthesized from plant sources

From: Biogenic nanoparticles: a comprehensive perspective in synthesis, characterization, application and its challenges

S. No NPs Plant Species LC50 Ref
1. Ag Curcuma zedoaria Culex quinquefasciatus 0.57 ppm [160]
2.   Holarrhena
antidysenterica (L.) Wall.
Aedes aegypti ; Culex quinquefasciatus 5.53 ppm; 9.3 ppm [161]
3. Au Artemisia vulgaris L. Aedes aegypti 62.47 ppm [159]
4.   Chloroxylon swietenia DC Aedes aegypti
Anopheles stephensi
0.423 ppm
0.602 ppm
[162]
5. Cu Tridax procumbens Aedes aegypti 4.209 ppm [163]
6. CuO Artocarpus heterophyllus Aedes aegypti 5.08 ppm [164]
7. ZnO Scadoxus multiflorus Aedes aegypti 34.04 ppm [165]
8. ZnO Momordica charantia Anopheles stephensi
Culex quinquefasciatus
5.42 ppm
4.87 ppm
[166]
9. Fe Ficus natalensis Aedes aegypti
Anopheles stephensi
Culex quinquefasciatus
35.9 ppm [167]
10. Ni Aegle marmelos Aedes aegypti
Anopheles stephensi
Culex quinquefasciatus
534.83 ppm
595.23 ppm
520.83 ppm
[168]
11. Pd Cocos nucifera Aedes aegypti 259.24 ppm [169]
12. Se Clausena dentata Aedes aegypti
Anopheles stephensi
Culex quinquefasciatus
104.13 ppm
240.71 ppm
99.60 ppm
[170]
13. Tio2 Morinda citrifolia Aedes aegypti
Anopheles stephensi
Culex quinquefasciatus
18.62 ppm
5.71 ppm
33.69 ppm
[171]
14. Mangifera indica Anopheles subpictus
Culex quinquefasciatus
7.72 ppm
8.10 ppm
[172]