- Establishment of characteristic gut bacteria during development of the honeybee workerVincent G Martinson
Center for Insect Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USAa Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 78:2830-40. 2012..mellifera ontogeny. We propose the names "Candidatus Snodgrassella alvi" and "Candidatus Gilliamella apicola" for the Beta and Gamma-1 phylotypes, respectively...
- A simple and distinctive microbiota associated with honey bees and bumble beesVincent G Martinson
Center for Insect Science, University of Arizona, 1007 East Lowell Street, Tucson, AZ 85721 0088, USA
Mol Ecol 20:619-28. 2011..Phylogenetic analyses provide a more refined taxonomic placement of the A. mellifera symbionts...
- Abiotic factors shape microbial diversity in Sonoran Desert soilsDavid R Andrew
IGERT Program in Comparative Genomics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 78:7527-37. 2012..Our results highlight the importance of culture-independent approaches in surveying microbial communities of extreme environments...