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Table 1 Bacteria with know manipulation of reproductive biology of arthropods

From: The diversity of reproductive parasites among arthropods: Wolbachiado not walk alone

Organism Phenotype Host Reference
α-PROTEOBACTERIA    
Rickettsia sp. P Neochrysocharis formosa (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) [64]
  MK Brachys tessellatus (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) [65]
   Adalia bipunctata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [66]
   Adalia decempunctata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [67]
Wolbachia pipientis CI Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae)* [68]
  F Armadillidium vulgare (Isopoda: Armidillidiidae)* [32]
  P Trichogramma spp (Hymenoptera: Pteromelidae)* [32, 69]
  MK Acraea encedon (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)* [59]
  Oogenesis Asobara tabida (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)* [1]
γ-PROTEOBACTERIA    
Arsenophonus nasoniae MK Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromelidae) [62]
BACTEROIDETES    
Cardinium hertigii CI Encarsia pergendiella (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) [14]
   Eotetranychus suginamensis (Acari: Tetranychidae) [13]
  F Brevipalpus spp (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) [17]
  P Encarsia ssp (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) [19, 20]
   Aspidiotus nerii (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) [16]
Flavobacterium sp. MK Adonia variegata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [70]
   Coleomegilla maculata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [38]
MOLLICUTES    
Spiroplasma ixodetis MK Adalia bipunctata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [56]
   Anisosticta novemdecimpunctata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [57]
   Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) [71]
   Danaus chrysippus (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) [58]
S. poulsonii MK Drosophila willistoni group (Diptera: Drosophilidae) [41]
  1. CI, cytoplasmic incompatibility; F, feminisation of genetic males; P, thelytokous parthenogenesis; MK, male killing. *The list of Wolbachia hosts is not exhaustive and only the species from which an effect was discovered first is reported.