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Table 2 List of bacteria identified in the midguts of Anopheles gambiae bred under laboratory conditions

From: Use of MALDI-TOF MS and culturomics to identify mosquitoes and their midgut microbiota

Bacteria Midgut 1 Midgut 2 Midgut 3 Midgut 4 Midgut 5 Midgut 6
Cedecea lapagei   × × × × ×
Enterococcus faecium* × ×   × ×  
Elizabethkingia miricola* ×   ×   ×  
Elizabethkingia meningoseptica ×   ×   × ×
Enterobacter cloacae   ×     ×
Serratia marcescens   × × × × ×
Enterococcus avium*    ×    
Enterococcus raffinosus*    × × ×  
Serratia ureilytica*   × × × ×  
Enterobacter kobei*   ×     ×
  1. Bacterial species reported for the first time in Anopheles gambiae are indicated by an asterisk. Presence of bacteria is indicated by ×. Bold corresponds to bacterial species common in the midgut and breeding water