Table 1

Rickettsia strains sequenced.

Rickettsia obtained from:

Host order

Host species


This study:

Worldwide screen

Lepidoptera

Noctuidae (moth)

Neuroptera

Chrysopidae (lacewing)

Coleoptera

Elateridae (beetle)

Coleoptera

Curculionidae (weevil)

Diptera

Bombyliidae (bee fly)

Diptera

Bombyliidae (bee fly)

Hemiptera

Reduviidae (assassin bug)

Coleoptera

Meloidae (blister beetle)

Hemiptera

Cercopidae (spittlebug)

Ladybird screen

Coleoptera

Subcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata (24 spot ladybird)

Coleoptera

Halyzia sedecimguttata (orange ladybird)

Coleoptera

Calvia quattuordecimguttata (cream spot ladybird)

Coleoptera

Coccidula rufa (ladybird)

Coleoptera

Rhizobius chrysomeloides (ladybird)

Coleoptera

Scymnus suturalis (ladybird)

Coleoptera

Adalia bipunctata (2 spot ladybird) edinburgh

Coleoptera

Adalia decempuntata (10 spot ladybird)

Gall wasp screen

Hymenoptera

Pediobius rotundatus

Hymenoptera

Aulogymnus balani/skianeuros

Hymenoptera

Aulogymnus trilineatus

Previous studies:

Jiggins and Tinsley [79]

Coleoptera

Adalia bipunctata (2 spot ladybird) moscow

Coleoptera

Adalia bipunctata (2 spot ladybird) cambridge

Coleoptera

Adalia bipunctata (2 spot ladybird) ribe

Chen et al. [14]

Hemiptera

Acyrthosiphon pisum (pea aphid)

Lawson et al. [7]

Coleoptera

Brachys tessellatus (buprestid beetle)


Weinert et al. BMC Biology 2009 7:6   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-7-6

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