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Nasonia References and Literature

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Bordenstein, S.R., and J.H. Werren. 2000. Do Wolbachia influence fecundity in Nasonia vitripennis? Heredity 84:54-62.

Bordenstein, S.R., and J.H. Werren. 1999. Effects of A and B Wolbachia and host genotype on interspecies cytoplasmic incompatibility in Nasonia. Genetics 148:1833-1844.

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Bordenstein, S.R., F.P. O'Hara and J.H. Werren. 2001. Wolbachia-induced bidirectional incompatibility precedes other hybrid incompatibilities in Nasonia. Nature 409:707-710.

Breeuwer, H. and J.H. Werren. 1990. Microorganisms associated with chromosome destruction and reproductive isolation between two insect species. Nature 346: 558-560.

Breeuwer, J.A.J., R..Stouthamer, S.M. Burns, D.A. Pelletier, W.G. Weisburg and J.H. Werren. 1992. Phylogeny of cytoplasmic incompatibility microorganisms in the parasitoid wasp genus Nasonia (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) based on 16s ribosomal DNA sequences. Insect Mol. Biol. 1(1):25-36.

Breeuwer, J.A.J., and J.H. Werren. 1995. Hybrid breakdown between 2 haplodiploid species - the role of nuclear and cytoplasmic genes. Evolution 49:705-717.

Breeuwer, J.A.J., and J.H. Werren. 1993. Cytoplasmic incompatibility and bacterial density in Nasonia-vitripennis. Genetics 135:565-574.

Breeuwer, J.A.J.,and J.H.Werren. 1993. Effect of genotype on cytoplasmic incompatibility between 2 species of Nasonia. Heredity 70:428-436.

Bull, A.L. 1982. Stages of living embryos in the jewel wasp Mormoniella (Nasonia) vitripennis (Walker) (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae). International Journal of Insect Morphology and Embryology 11: 1-23.

Burke, W.D., D.G.Eickbush, Y. Xiong, J. Jakubczak, and T.H. Eickbush. 1993. Sequence relationship of retrotransposable element-r1 and element-r2 within and between divergent insect species. Molecular Biology and Evolution 10:163-185.

Campbell, B.C., J.D. Steffen-Campbell and J.H. Werren 1993. Phylogeny of the Nasonia species complex (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) inferred from an rDNA internal transcribed spacer (its2). Insect Molec. Biol. 2: 255-237.

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