Table 2.

Survival and development of neonates of a Cry1C-Sel strain on Cry1C B. thuringiensis-transgenic and a nontransgenic (control) broccolia

Treatment groupMean % mortality (SEM)Mean wt (mg)/pupa (SEM)Mean no. of eggs/female (SEM)Mean % eggs hatched (SEM)
At 3 daysTo pupation
B. thuringiensis-transgenic broccoli12.0 (1.3) A 23 (4.2) A5.26 (0.12) A 128.2 (19.7) A 76.7 (5.9) A
Control6.0 (2.7) B15 (4.0) A 5.55 (0.13) A164.4 (16.9) A 85.2 (4.5) A
  • a Values in a column followed by same letter are not significantly different (P > 0.05).