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Table 3 Summarised results of the screen of arthropod species for the presence of maternally inherited bacteria

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

Taxon Number of species Number of individuals Number of infected species (number of infected individuals)
    Rickettsia Wolbachia Cardinium Arsenophonus Flavobacterium Spiroplasma ixodetis S. poulsonii multi-infection
ARACHNIDA           
Araneae 26 516 _ 10 (78) 6 (60) 1 (32) _ 5 (41) 1 (12) 5 (22)
Ixodidae 4 77 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Opiliones 1 16 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Scorpiones 1 1 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
INSECTA           
Blattaria 1 23 _ _ _ 1 (23) _ _ _ _
Coleoptera 26 401 1 (1) 1 (12) _ _ _ 1 (6) _ _
Dermaptera 1 16 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Diptera 25 310 _ 3 (72) _ 2 (17) _ 1 (6) _ 2 (32)
Hemiptera 21 271 _ 7 (104) _ 1 (12) _ 2 (11) _ 2 (11)
Hymenoptera 11 104 _ 1 (13) _ 1 (20) _ _ _ 1 (20)
Lepidoptera 7 75 _ 3 (29) _ _ _ _ _ _
Mantodea 2 9 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Odonata 1 21 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Orthoptera 5 72 _ 2 (12) _ _ _ _ _ _
MALACOSTRACA           
Isopoda 4 140 _ 3 (46) _ _ _ _ _ _
TOTAL 136 2052 1 (1) 31 (366) 6 (60) 6 (104) _ 9 (64) 1 (12) 10 (85)