TABLE 4

Species found positive for infection with Spiroplasma and Spiroplasma haplotypes found

Species groupStrains examinedSpiroplasma infected% strains infected
SpeciesOvariesWhole fliesTotalOvariesWhole fliesTotalSpiroplasma 16S haplotype
repletaD. aldrichi12121182 haplotype_3a
repletaD. hydei93233799278 haplotype_1b; 1 haplotype_2b
repletaD. mojavensis711412135878 haplotype_4a
Total:1661811
  • a PCR product obtained with 63F–TksspR primer pair only.

  • b PCR product obtained with both 63F–TksspR and 27F–1492R primer pairs.