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Abamectin

Definition of the noun Abamectin

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noun

  1. A widely-used insecticide, acaricide and anthelminthic.

Explanation

Abamectin is a widely used insecticide and anthelmintic.

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Google previewAgrochemical and Pesticide Desk Reference on CD-ROM (1999)

by Michael A. Kamrin, John H. Montgomery

Regulatory status Abamectin is a General Use Pesticide (GUP). It is classified as toxicity class IV — practically nontoxic, and has no precautionary statement on its label. Introduction Abamectin is a mixture of avermectins containing about 80% ...

Google previewPests of Landscape Trees and Shrubs, Third Edition (2016)

An Integrated Pest Management Guide by Mary Louise Flint

Abamectin is a mixture of avermectins, which are derived from the soil bacterium Streptomyces avermitilis. Commercial abamectin is a fermentation product of this bacterium. It affects the nervous system of invertebrates and controls leaf ...

Google previewHazardous Chemicals (2013)

Safety Management and Global Regulations by T.S.S. Dikshith

Abamectin is a mixture of avermectins containing about 80% avermectin Bla and 20% avermectin B1b. These two components, Bla and B1b, have very similar biological and toxicological properties. The avermectins are insecticidal/miticidal ...

Google previewPesticide Profiles (1997)

Toxicity, Environmental Impact, and Fate by Michael A. Kamrin

Regulatory status Abamectin is a General Use Pesticide (GUP). It is classified as toxicity class IV — practically nontoxic, and has no precautionary statement on its label. Introduction Abamectin is a mixture of avermectins containing about 80% ...

Google previewHandbook of Chemicals and Safety (2016)

by T.S.S. Dikshith

Abamectin is a mixture of avermectins containing about 80% avermectin B1a and 20% avermectin B1b. These two components, B1a and B1b, have very similar biological and toxicological properties. The avermectins are insecticidal/miticidal ...

Google previewIntegrated Pest Management for Avocados (2008)

by STEVE H. DREISTADT

abamectin is a mixture of several avermectins, which are compounds derived from the soil bacterium Streptomyces avermitilis. abamectin is an insecticide and miticide ...

Google previewHemp Diseases and Pests (2000)

Management and Biological Control : an Advanced Treatise by John Michael McPartland, Robert Connell Clarke, David Paul Watson

Abamectin is a mix of avermectin B1a and avermectin B1b, produced by an actinomycete, Streptomyces avermitilis. Synthetic derivatives are called ivermectins, related products include emamectin and milbemectin. Abamectin is very potent ...

Google previewManagement of Microbial Resources in the Environment (2013)

by Abdul Malik, Elisabeth Grohmann, Madalena Alves

The Avermectins: Abamectin and Emamectin Abamectin is an insecticide and acaricide. It is a mixture of two avermectins, avermectin B1a and avermectin B1b, and was introduced as an insecticide/ ...

Google previewBlackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion (2016)

Small Animal Toxicology by Lynn Hovda, Ahna Brutlag, Robert Poppenga, Katherine Peterson

Abamectin is an insecticide or pesticide licensed under several different trade names for indoor and outdoor use to control insects such as roaches or ants. The avermectins and milbemycins are similar in structure, mechanism of action, and ...

Google previewRecent advances in crop protection (2012)

by P.Parvatha Reddy

Abamectin is a blend of B1a and B1b avermectins (Fig. 2.3). Avermectin B1 ( abamectin), the major component of the fermentation, also showed potent activity against arthropods in preliminary laboratory evaluations and was subsequently ...

Google previewResidues of Some Veterinary Drugs in Animals and Foods (1997)

Monographs Prepared by the Forty-seventh Meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives, Rome, 4-13 June 1996 by World Health Organization

of the Committee and published in FAO Food and Nutrition Paper 41/8, Rome 1996 Abamectin is an agricultural compound approved as a plant protection agent which is used also as a veterinary drug for control of endo- and ectoparasites.

Google previewInsect Pests of Potato (2012)

Global Perspectives on Biology and Management by Andrei Alyokhin, Charles Vincent, Philippe Giordanengo

The insecticide abamectin is a mixture of avermectins containing more than 80% avermectin B1a and less than 20% avermectin B1b. Abamectin blocks the transmittance of electrical activity in nerves and muscle cells by stimulating the release ...

Google previewThe Pesticide Encyclopedia (2014)

by Kalyani Paranjape, Vasant Gowariker, V N Krishnamurthy, Sugha Gowariker

a microorganism-derived insecticide, acaricide and nematicide, abamectin is an off-white crystalline powder which can cause a slight fire hazard.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2001)

by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick

Abamectin is a member of the Avermectin family of compounds. See Avermectin; Ivermectin. A-BAND In muscle cells under magnification, the A-Band forms the anisotropic (doubly refracting) band of a Sarcomere. The A-Band appears dark ...

Google previewInsects on Palms (2001)

by F. W. Howard, R. Giblin-Davis, D. Moore, R. Abad

Abamectin is a natural substance that is toxic to insects, but has a low toxic- ity to higher organisms. Since it can penetrate several layers of plant cells, it has been useful for control of leaf-miners, and is highly effective against spider mites.

Google previewIntegrated Pest Management for Floriculture and Nurseries (2001)

by Steve H. Dreistadt

Commercial abamectin is a fermentation product of this bacterium. It acts as an insecticide and miti- cide that affects the nervous system of invertebrates and paralyzes them. It controls several pests, including leafminers and mites. Abamectin ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Abamectin. An Avermectin ectoparasiticide and endoparasiticide. Abaxial. Away from the axis. term often used in describing parts of bones. opposite of AxiAl. Abdomen. The part of the body in front of (below in quadrupeds) the spine between ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck

oxfendazole, oxibendazole, febantel, abamectin, milbemycin oxime, emodepside: — > Nematocidal Drugs, — > Animals/Table 5 BZs (e.g., fenbendazole) and pyrantel affect certain flukes (cf. — »Trematodocidal Drugs/ Table 1) and cestodes ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Abamectin (Avermectin B1) Aacl (BamHI) A restriction endonuclease isolated from Acetobacter aceti sub. liquefaciens and Bacillus amyloliquefaciens with the following specificity: 5′..........GGATCC..........3′ 3′.

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

abamectin. demethyldopan. uracil mustard. 5-0-demethyllavermectin A1a abamectin. demeton (demeton-O + ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (2014)

Exposure to abamectin results in fast and permanent inactivation of the nematode's movement and feeding ability. This is due to binding to glutamate- and gamma-aminobutyric acid-gated chloride channels in nematode nerve cells that keeps ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Safety (2013)

Thus, abamectin is a mixture of avermectins containing more than 80% of avermectin B1a and less than 20% of avermectin B1b, being the a and b series sec-butyl and isopropyl homologs, respectively. By contrast, ivermectin can be obtained ...

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

automated biological laboratory; axiobuccolingual Abl ablation ABLB alternate binaural loudness balance ABLC amphotericin B lipid complex ABLES Adult Blood Lead Epidemiology and Surveillance ABM abamectin; adjusted body mass ; ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Abbreviations (2016)

The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance

life support ABM = abamectin ABM=actin-based motility ABM = acute bacterial ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

automated biological laboratory; axiobuccolingual Abl ablation ABLB alternatebinaural loudness balance ABLC amphotericinBlipid complex ABLES Adult Blood Lead Epidemiology and Surveillance ABM abamectin; adjusted body mass; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)

by John Lackie

abamectin See AVERMECTINS. ABC 1. Antigen binding cell. 2 . Antigen binding capacity. 3. The avidin—biotin peroxidase complex. Used in an immunocytochemical method in which biotinylated anti-immunoglobulin binds ...

Google previewConcise Illustrated Dictionary of Biocontrol Terms (2015)

by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino

There are many insecticides based on these antibiotics; Invermectin and Abamectin are the most well-known trademarks. Streptomyces colombiensis filamentous bacteria used for production of the biofungicide Mycocide registered in South ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

org/ infoservices/pesticidefactsheets/toxic/ Abamectin.php Aves Introduction to the birds. http://www. ucmp.berkeley.edu/ diapsids/birds/birdintro. html Bacillus thuringiensis Description of B. thuringiensis.

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