Skip to main content

Table 2 Mosquito species collected and screened for Wolbachia by qPCR of 16S rRNA gene and WSP

From: Wolbachia in mosquitoes from the Central Valley of California, USA

Mosquito species Total trapped Atwater Ballico Hilmar Le Grand Los Banos Merced Snelling wspa 16Sa Totalb
Ae. melanimon 1827 5/26 1/20 0/9 4/55 5/55 6/55 (10.9%)
Ae. nigromaculis 12 0/1 - − 0/8 0/3 0/12 (0%)
Ae. vexans 488 2/36 0/16 0/52 2/52 2/52 (3.9%)
Ae. aegypti 60 0/60 0/60 (0%)
Cx. pipiens 994 5/5 15/15 10/10 1/7 31/37 31/37 31/37 (83.8%)
Cx. stigmatosoma 36 2/2 28/28 0/1 0/3 30/34 30/34 30/34 (88.2%)
Cx. tarsalis 3878 1/15 0/5 0/4 0/2 0/26 1/26 1/26 (3.9%)
An. franciscanus 2 0/2 0/2 (0%)
An. freeborni 221 0/29 0/1 0/22 0/1 0/7 0/60 (0%)
An. punctipennis 19 0/1 1/18 0/19 1/19 1/19 (5.3%)
Culiseta incidens 94 0/1 1/35 0/6 1/42 1/42 1/42 (2.4%)
Total 7150 7/7 44/88 7/63 0/28 1/45 11/114 3/60 67/406 72/406 73/406
  1. aNumber positive/Number tested
  2. bPercent of samples screened positive for Wolbachia by either wsp or 16S rRNA. Collections details for all mosquitoes are detailed in Additional file 1: Table S1