Fatty acids IBL RP OR MB RD HI [14]
C12 : 0 0.12 ± 0.03 0.20 ± 0.03 0.09 ± 0.03 1.50 ± 0.28 nd 35.6±0.1
C14 : 0 1.15 ± 0.45 3.20 ± 0.12 3.50 ± 0.10 2.17 ± 0.06 0.9 ± 0.6 nd
C16 : 0 31.90 ± 0.28 32.40 ± 0.58 28.70 ± 0.32 42.45 ± 0.20 31.5 ± 0.7 14.8±0.4
C16 : 1 1.80 ± 0.17 3.30 ± 0.20 4.41± 0.18 2.10 ± 0.02 1.9 ± 1.1 3.8±0.2
C18 : 0 4.71 ± 0.21 3.10 ± 0.13 2.10 ± 0.03 2.86 ± 0.10 5.5 ± 0.2 3.6±0.1
C18 : 1 34.20 ± 0.11 40.10 ± 0.72 41.50 ± 2.91 15.84 ± 0.40 24.6 ± 1.5 23.6±0.3
C18 : 2 6.02 ± 0.73 13.00 ± 0.20 14.10 ± 0.31 24.24 ± 1.08 31.2 ± 0.3 2.1±0.3
C18 : 3 19.60 ± 0.06 3.50 ± 0.10 1.50 ± 0.05 3.90 ± 0.60 3.2 ± 0.2 nd
IBL=I. belina; MB = M. belicosus, RP = R. Phoenicis, OR=O. rhinoceros, RD= Ruspolia differens, HI= H. illucens.
Table 2: Fatty acid composition of some insect fat [23].