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Table 2 Features of the internal transcribed spacer 2 (ITS2) sequences in the different Aedes albopictus population samples

From: Molecular markers for analyses of intraspecific genetic diversity in the Asian Tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus

Region Sample Individuals analysed Sequences analysed Haplotypes present Gene diversity ± SD Nucleotide diversity (π ± SD)
Thailand Ban Rai 3 9 7 0.917 ± 0.092 0.0166 ± 0.0098
  Phato 4 13 9 0.936 ± 0.051 0.0128 ± 0.0075
Réunion St. Denis 3 8 6 0.893 ± 0.111 0.0129 ± 0.0080
  St. Pierre 3 8 6 0.929 ± 0.084 0.0050 ± 0.0035
Italy Pavia 3 9 7 0.944 ± 0.070 0.0065 ± 0.0043
  Brescia 3 9 9 1.000 ± 0.052 0.0134 ± 0.0081
  Castellanza 3 8 6 0.893 ± 0.111 0.0095 ± 0.0061
  Cesena 2 7 6 0.952 ± 0.096 0.0191 ± 0.0116
  Modena 2 5 4 0.900 ± 0.161 0.0080 ± 0.0058
Overall   26 76 52 0.986 ± 0.005 0.0134 ± 0.0072
  1. Gene diversity: Equivalent to the expected heterozygosity for diploid data. It is defined as the probability that two randomly chosen haplotypes are different in the sample.
  2. Nucleotide diversity: the probability that two randomly chosen homologous nucleotide sites are different.