Other Name: trans-5-(4-chlorophenyl)-N-cyclohexyl-4-methyl-2-oxo-3-thiazolidinecarboxamide
CAS Number: [ 78587-05-0 ]
Molecular Formula: C17H21ClN2O2S
Specifically, Hexythiazox is an ovicide used for the control of mite growth through activity on eggs or early stages of development. Hexythiazox is
used on major crops such as pear, apple, citrus, tree nuts, stone fruits, caneberries, pome fruits, non-bearing trees & vines, strawberries, cotton, hops, mint, ornamental landscape plantings, orchids, and alfalfa. Hexythiazox is typically applied to bare roots, to containerized stock, used on dormant stock, to foliar stock, to nonbearing stock and to nursery stock.
Mode of action Non-systemic acaricide with contact and stomach action. Good translaminar activity. Has ovicidal, larvicidal, and nymphicidal activity. Not active against adults, but eggs laid by treated females are non-viable.
Control of eggs and larvae of many phytophagous mites (particularly Panonychus, Tetranychus, and Eotetranychus spp.) on fruit, citrus, vegetables (all at 150-300 g/ha), vines and cotton.
Formulation types EC; FU; WP.
|Appearance||White to yellowish crystals|
|Acidity (as H2SO4 )||0.3% max.|
|Acetone Insoluble matter||0.5% max.|
GHS complaint Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for commercial product of Hexythiazox is available uopn requested.