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Table 3 Zones of inhibitions of plant extracts against fungal strains at different concentrations

From: Phytochemical analysis and versatile in vitro evaluation of antimicrobial, cytotoxic and enzyme inhibition potential of different extracts of traditionally used Aquilegia pubiflora Wall. Ex Royle

Fungal Strains Sample Concentration
Ampicillin 5 mg/mL 4 mg/mL 2 mg/mL 1 mg/mL 0.5 mg/mL
Zone of inhibition in (mm)
Aspergillus niger APDW 18.1 ± 0.73 14.3 ± 0.32* 10.2 ± 0.42* 7.4 ± 0.25** 5.3 ± 0.21*** 4.1 ± 0.19***
APM 17.6 ± 0.74 13.2 ± 0.41* 11.3 ± 0.31* 8.1 ± 0.28* 6.4 ± 0.19** 5.2 ± 0.31***
APE 17.7 ± 0.61 13.7 ± 0.39* 9.6 ± 0.51* 6.8 ± 0.37** 4.8 ± 0.27*** 4.0 ± 0.31***
APEA 19.4 ± 0.43 15.4 ± 0.43* 11.3 ± 0.52* 7.7 ± 0.31** 6.9 ± 0.22** 5.7 ± 0.21***
Aspergillus fumigatus APDW 17.4 ± 0.59 13.5 ± 0.45* 12.2 ± 0.44* 9.3 ± 0.33* 7.1 ± 0.28** 6.3 ± 0.19**
APM 17.9 ± 0.57 12.7 ± 0.32* 9.4 ± 0.23** 6.4 ± 0.26** 5.1 ± 0.21*** 4.7 ± 0.21***
APE 17.4 ± 0.40 13.0 ± 0.66* 10.7 ± 0.57* 8.5 ± 0.34** 6.4 ± 0.24*** 6.0 ± 0.21***
APEA 19.8 ± 0.38 14.2 ± 0.61* 11.9 ± 0.51* 8.7 ± 0.39** 6.3 ± 0.21** 4.9 ± 0.21***
Fusarium solani APDW 17.9 ± 0.33 13.8 ± 0.71* 12.1 ± 0.34* 7.4 ± 0.22** 6.1 ± 0.17** 5.3 ± 0.28***
APM 18.1 ± 0.61 12.9 ± 0.61* 9.6 ± 0.32* 6.3 ± 0.21** 4.8 ± 0.27*** 4.3 ± 0.19***
APE 16.2 ± 0.52 13.2 ± 0.52* 11.4 ± 0.51* 7.7 ± 0.29** 6.3 ± 0.22** 3.8 ± 0.16***
APEA 18.8 ± 0.40 14.8 ± 0.40* 12.1 ± 0.47* 9.1 ± 0.41* 6.6 ± 0.28*** 5.1 ± 0.21***
Mucor racemosus APDW 18.7 ± 0.41 14.1 ± 0.32* 12.3 ± 0.29* 6.9 ± 0.38** 4.6 ± 0.21*** 3.7 ± 0.18***
APM 17.7 ± 0.66 12.6 ± 0.49* 11.1 ± 0.39* 8.3 ± 0.31** 6.8 ± 0.28*** 5.2 ± 0.19***
APE 17.9 ± 0.54 13.2 ± 0.54* 9.9 ± 0.49* 7.2 ± 0.32* 5.8 ± 0.27** 4.4 ± 0.21***
APEA 18.5 ± 0.48 13.9 ± 0.39* 11.2 ± 0.51* 9.1 ± 0.30* 6.6 ± 0.27** 4.1 ± 0.19***
Aspergillus flavus APDW 18.2 ± 0.64 13.2 ± 0.52* 10.8 ± 0.49* 8.2 ± 0.33** 6.9 ± 0.31*** 5.1 ± 0.28***
APM 18.4 ± 0.72 12.0 ± 0.59* 8.9 ± 0.37** 6.7 ± 0.22** 6.2 ± 0.18** 3.8 ± 0.16***
APE 18.1 ± 0.40 12.4 ± 0.51* 9.1 ± 0.34* 7.4 ± 0.29** 5.4 ± 0.23*** 5.4 ± 0.17***
APEA 19.2 ± 0.74 13.0 ± 0.37* 10.3 ± 0.29* 7.1 ± 0.22** 5.6 ± 0.26*** 4.1 ± 0.18***
  1. Star *–*** represent; *** highly significant, ** slightly significant and * non-significant difference from control at P < 0.05 by one-way ANOVA in the column. Values are mean ± SD of triplicate. Where APDW, APM, APE and APEA stands for Distilled water, Methanol, Ethanol and Ethyl acetate extracts, respectively