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Wolbachia - Wikipedia


These bacteria can infect many different types of organs, but are most notable for the infections of the ...

How many species are infected with Wolbachia? – a statistical ...


Feb 29, 2008 ... Wolbachia are intracellular bacteria found in many species of ... They manipulate the reproduction of their arthropod hosts in various ways, may ...

Meet Wolbachia: the male-killing, gender-bending, gonad-eating ...


Oct 24, 2011 ... Different strains of the bacteria Wolbachia can take over the ... The many strains of Wolbachia can do some amazing things to their insect hosts: ... Parthenogenesis: In many species of insects, males only have one set of ...

WerrenLab-WolbachiaResearch - University of Rochester


Our research on Wolbachia spans many different areas from genome ... of Wolbachia biology is its ability to move within and between host species, which ...

How Diverse Is the Genus Wolbachia? Multiple-Gene Sequencing ...


Multiple-Gene Sequencing Reveals a Putatively New Wolbachia Supergroup ... This led to the discovery of new Wolbachia strains and new host species.

Still a Host of Hosts for Wolbachia: Analysis of Recent Data ...


Jun 7, 2012 ... Introduction. Wolbachia are the predominant bacterial endosymbionts of arthropods, infecting a vast number of host species worldwide [1].

Wolbachia pipientis - MicrobeWiki


Mar 13, 2015 ... 1.1 Higher Order Taxa; 1.2 Genus and Species ... Wolbachia's uniqueness in altering reproduction has caused many scientists to research the ...

How Many Species Are Infected with Wolbachia? Cryptic Sex ... - JStor


We estimated the proportion of species infected with Wolbachia within Acraea butterflies by testing ... of females from a number of host species for Wolbachia.

Wolbachia Resources - SERC


How Many Wolbachia Supergroups Exist? ... discovered a copy of the genome of the bacterial parasite Wolbachia residing inside the genome of its host species.

Wolbachia: master manipulators of invertebrate biology


extensive lateral movement of Wolbachia between host species. Furthermore .... owing to the vast number of insect species that can be infected and the fact that ...

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How Many Wolbachia Supergroups Exist?


Species names are those of the hosts. Names in bold indicate Wolbachia from taxa which have not yet been classified into supergroups on the basis of ftsZ ...

Wolbachia | Werren Lab


How many species are infected with Wolbachia? Answer: ... Wolbachia genes have been transferred to the chromosomes of hosts at relatively high frequencies.

Wolbachia pipientis - Details - Encyclopedia of Life


Much of the success of Wolbachia can be attributed to the diverse phenotypes ... An inherited symbiotic bacteria that infects millions of invertebrate species ... In arthropods, Wolbachia parasitize host reproductive strategies in four basic ways:  ...