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Table 2 Eubacterial 16S rRNA gene clone libraries from females and males of Haemaphysalis longicornis

From: Microbial communities and symbionts in the hard tick Haemaphysalis longicornis (Acari: Ixodidae) from north China

Classification Closest taxon (GenBank No.) Identity % Sequences#(F/M)* Accession No. (GenBank)
Proteobacteria     
α-proteobacteria Rhizobium spp. (EF363715) 99% 4/0 JN866565
Rickettsia spp. (CP003319)§ 99% 9/12 JN866571
Devosia psychrophila (GU441678) 98% 0/1 JN866597
Asticcacaulis excentricus (CP002395) 99% 2/0 JN866569
β-proteobacteria Janthinobacterium lividum (EU275366) 99% 0/5 JN866578
γ-proteobacteria Escherichia coli (CP001673) 100% 8/7 JN866566
Moraxella osloensis (AB643592) 99% 4/0 KF421818
Pseudomonas spp. (AB334768) 99% 0/7 JN866577
Coxiella-like symbionts of H. longicornis (AB001519)§ 99% 36/19 JN866564
Coxiella-like symbionts of R. sanguine (D84559)§ 95% 21/11 JN866567
Arsenophonus-like symbionts of Dermacentor silvarum (JN866582)§ 99% 5/16 JN866572
Bacteroidetes     
Sphingobacteria Mucilaginibacter sp. (GU139695) 98% 1/0 JN866568
Sphingomonas asaccharolytica (AY509241) 98% 0/1 JN866579
Actinobacteria     
Actinobacteria Williamsia maris (NR024671) 99% 0/2 JN866598
Conexibacter woesei (CP001854) 98% 0/1 JN866581
  1. *Source of the sequences from female ticks (F) or male ticks (M).
  2. #Sequences indicate the number of 16S rRNA gene sequences obtained for each 16S rRNA gene clone libraries.
  3. §Sequences are related phylogenetically to previously reported tick-associated bacteria.