Study Detail

TitleSymbiont-containing voluminous jelly as an extraordinary maternal gift for overwintering insect nymphs
Study TypeWhole Genome Sequencing
Abstract A stinkbug, Urostylis westwoodii have symbiotic bacteria in its midgut Present study proposed that the midguts symbionts are vertically transmitted by jelly-like substance that is embedding a egg mass. Diagnostic PCR revealed that isolated eggs do not contain the midgut symbiont. However, jelly-lik .. [more]
Center NameNIBB