Species-specific signatures of the microbiome from Camponotus and Colobopsis ants across developmental stages

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Ramalho, Manuela Oliveira ; Bueno, Odair Correa ; Moreau, Corrie Saux (2017)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 12, issue 11 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187461, pmc: PMC5699820
  • Subject: Ants | Research Article | Wolbachia | Bacteria | Eukaryota | Ecology and Environmental Sciences | Ribosomes | Ecology | Genetics | Genomics | Animal Sociality | Animals | Behavior | Biology and life sciences | Non-coding RNA | RNA | Animal Behavior | Community Ecology | Microbiology | Arthropoda | Medicine | Nucleic acids | Insects | Microbiome | Microbial Genomics | Q | Medical Microbiology | R | Cell biology | Community Structure | Cellular structures and organelles | Hymenoptera | Science | Biochemistry | Ribosomal RNA | Organisms | Enterobacteriaceae | Invertebrates | Zoology

Symbiotic relationships between hosts and bacteria are common in nature, and these may be responsible for the evolutionary success of various groups of animals. Among ants, these associations have been well studied in some genera of the Camponotini, but several question... View more
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