Insecticide - Clofentezine

NOMENCLATURE: Common name cyfluthrin IUPAC name [(R)-cyano-[4-fluoro-3-(phenoxy)phenyl]methyl] (1R,3R)-3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropane-1-carboxylate Chemical Abstracts name cyano(4-fluoro-3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl 3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl)-2, 2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate (unstated stereochemistry) CAS RN [68359-37-5]

A synthetic fluorinated pyrethroid insecticide.


Control of eggs and young motile stages (but not adults) of Panonychus ulmi and Tetranychus spp. An insecticide effective against many pests, especially Lepidoptera, Coteoptera, Homoptera and Hemiptera on cereals, cotton, fruit and vegetables; also against migratory locusts and grasshoppers. For agricultural uses, applied at 15-40 g/ha. Used against Btattellidae, Culicidae and Muscidae in public health situations, stored products, domestic use and animal health. It has a rapid knockdown effect and long-lasting residual activity.

Production formulation

Cyfluthrin 93%TC
Cyfluthrin 5%EC
Cyfluthrin 5%EW
Cyfluthrin 2.5%CS