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- Dickey, Aaron M., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- The Florida entomologist 2014 v.97 no.2 pp. 362-366
- Propionibacterium; Pseudomonas; Scirtothrips dorsalis; Stenotrophomonas; bacteria; disease vectors; high-throughput nucleotide sequencing; insect control; insects; invasive species; metagenomics; plant pests; symbionts
- ... The last 2 decades have produced a better understanding of insect-microbial associations and yielded some important opportunities for insect control. However, most of our knowledge comes from model systems. Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) have been understudied despite their global importance as invasive species, plant pests and disease vectors. Using a culture and primer independent next-generat ...