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Wolbachia association with the tsetse fly, Glossina fuscipes fuscipes, reveals high levels of genetic diversity and complex evolutionary dynamics

Rebecca E Symula123*, Uzma Alam3, Corey Brelsfoard34, Yineng Wu3, Richard Echodu135, Loyce M Okedi6, Serap Aksoy3 and Adalgisa Caccone1

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1 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 21 Sachem St, New Haven, CT, USA

2 Department of Biology, University of Mississippi, University, MS, USA

3 Yale University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA

4 Department of Entomology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

5 Faculty of Science, Gulu University, Gulu, Uganda

6 National Livestock Resources Research Institute, Tororo, Uganda

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13:31  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-31

Published: 5 February 2013

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Includes the expanded methodology for laboratory methods and data analysis. Tables of detailed sample information for G. f. fuscipes and other insects, primers and diversity statistics for the complete dataset. Figures show MLST phylogeny and the haplotype networks for individuals, sampling sites and the complete dataset.

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