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Table 5 Wolbachia status of selected Glossina field collections

From: Nuclear and Wolbachia-based multimarker approach for the rapid and accurate identification of tsetse species

Field collected tsetse species Wolbachia status
Cytoplasmic Chromosomal
N % Estimation N %
G. pallidipes 0/57 0 no PCR amplicon, no infection 0/57 0
G. m. centralis 85/85 100 strong PCR amplicons, fixed infection 0/85 0
G. p. gambiensis 15/78 19.2 weak PCR amplicons, sporadic 0/78 0
G. f. fuscipes 2/52 3.8 weak PCR amplicons, sporadic 0/52 0
G. f. quanzensis 1/3 33.3 weak PCR amplicons, sporadic 0/3 0
G. brevipalpis 3/6 50 strong PCR amplicons, not fixed infection 0/6 0
G. austeni 7/7 100 strong PCR amplicons, fixed infection 0/7 0