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- Ventura, Carmen; Briones-Roblero, Carlos I.; Hernández, Emilio; Rivera-Orduña, Flor N.; Zúñiga, Gerardo
- Current microbiology 2018 v.75 no.8 pp. 966-976
- Actinobacteria; Anastrepha ludens; Bactrocera; Ceratitis; Citrobacter; Enterobacter; Escherichia; Firmicutes; Klebsiella; Raoultella; amino acids; bacteria; bacterial communities; biochemical pathways; carbohydrates; digestive system; foraging; fruit flies; fruits; hosts; imagos; larvae; lipids; metabolism; physiological transport; sequence analysis
- ... Fruit flies are the most economically important group of phytophagous flies worldwide. Whereas the ecological role of bacteria associated with tephritid fruit fly species of the genera Bactrocera and Ceratitis has been demonstrated, the diversity of the bacterial community in Anastrepha has been poorly characterized. This study represents the first comprehensive analysis of the bacterial community ...