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Table. 2 Mineral composition of Carbula marginella and Cirina butyrospermi expressed as mg/100 g dry matter

From: Chemical composition, energy and nutritional values, digestibility and functional properties of defatted flour, protein concentrates and isolates from Carbula marginella (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) and Cirina butyrospermi (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae)

Mineral Carbula marginella Cirina butyrospermi
Iron 10.10 ± 0.06b 31.27 ± 0.002a
Zinc 10.10 ± 0.07a 10.00 ± 0.01a
Calcium 33.92 ± 0.27a 32.01 ± 0.09b
Magnesium 74.55 ± 0.14b 150.09 ± 0.00a
Potassium 362.06 ± 0.25b 1277.75 ± 0.01a
Sodium 185.84 ± 0.55a 13.25 ± 0.01b
  1. The same superscript letters in each row indicate no significant difference (p-value < 0.05) between the mean values