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dc.contributor.authorThaochan, Narit
dc.contributor.authorDrew, Dick
dc.contributor.authorChinajariyawong, Anuchit
dc.contributor.authorSunpapao, Anurag
dc.contributor.authorPornsuriya, Chaninun
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-26T02:28:19Z
dc.date.available2017-05-26T02:28:19Z
dc.date.issued2015
dc.identifier.issn0125-3395en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/101768
dc.description.abstractThe community structure of the alimentary tract bacteria of two Australian fruit fly species, Bactrocera cacuminata (Hering) and Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt), was studied using a molecular cloning method based on the 16S rRNA gene. Differences in the bacterial community structure were shown between the crops and midguts of the two species and sexes of each species. Proteobacteria was the dominant bacterial phylum in the flies, especially bacteria in the order Gammaproteobacteria which was prominent in all clones. The total bacterial community consisted of Proteobacteria (more than 75% of clones), except in the crop of B. cacuminata where more than 50% of clones belonged to Firmicutes. Firmicutes gave the number of the secondary community structure in the fly’s gut. Four orders, Alpha-, Beta-, Delta- and Gammaproteobacteria and the phyla Firmicutes and Actinobacteria were found in both fruit fly species, while the order Epsilonproteobacteria and the phylum Bacteroidetes were found only in B. tryoni. Two phyla, Actinobacteria and Bacteroidetes, were rare and less frequent in the flies. There was a greater diversity of bacteria in the crop of the two fruit fly species than in the midgut. The midgut of B. tryoni females and the midgut of B. cacuminata males had the lowest bacterial diversity.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.publisherPrince of Songkla Universityen_US
dc.publisher.urihttp://rdo.psu.ac.th/sjstweb/Volume.php?gVol=37-6en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom617en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpageto624en_US
dc.relation.ispartofissue6en_US
dc.relation.ispartofjournalSongklanakarin Journal of Science and Technologyen_US
dc.relation.ispartofvolume37en_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchZoology not elsewhere classifieden_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode060899en_US
dc.titleGut bacterial community structure of two Australian tropical fruit fly species (Diptera: Tephritidae)en_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Peer Reviewed (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articlesen_US
dc.description.versionPublisheden_US
gro.rights.copyright© 2015 Prince of Songkla University. The attached file is reproduced here in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Please refer to the journal's website for access to the definitive, published version.en_US
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gro.griffith.authorDrew, Dick A.


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