TABLE 1.

Alydid stinkbug samples used in this study

SpeciesSampleLocalityCollection dateCollector
Riptortus clavatusaIB1Mito, Ibaraki30 June 2001Y. Kikuchi
IB2Tomobe, Ibaraki22 August 2002M. Ishizaki
IB3Tsukuba, ibaraki5 May 2001Y. Kikuchi
GNNumata, Gunma15 July 2003Y. Kikuchi
NGJoetsu, Nigata6 October 2003c,dH. Higuchi
KYKyoto, Kyoto29 September 2003dC. Himuro
NRNara, Nara16 October 2003dC. Himuro
KCNakamura, Kochi26 September 2003M. Takai
SGKanzaki, Saga7 May 2002T. Kashima
KMKikuchi, Kumamoto3 October 2003dY. Kikuchi
OKIshigaki, Okinawa25 July 2002K. Kohno
Leptocorisa chinensisaFKHanawa, Fukushima14 August 2002Y. Kikuchi
IB1Mito, Ibaraki29 August 2002Y. Kikuchi
IB2Tsukuba, Ibaraki10 August 2002dY. Kikuchi
10 October 2003cY. Kikuchi
GNKiryu, Gunma18 November 2003E. Hara
CBMaruyama, Chiba8 September 2002Y. Kikuchi
KYKyoto, Kyoto29 September 2003dC. Himuro
NRNara, Nara16 October 2003dC. Himuro
SGSaga, Saga3 June 2002T. Kashima
KMKikuchi, Kumamoto3 October 2003dY. Kikuchi
Riptortus linearisbNaha, Okinawa20 June 2002T. Fukatsu
Leptocorisa acutabIriomote, Okinawa26 May 2004T. Yasuda
Leptocorisa oratoriabIriomote, Okinawa26 May 2004T. Yasuda
Megalotomus costalisbSapporo, Hokkaido26 August 2002K. Ito
Daclera levanabIshigaki, Okinawa23 July 2002K. Kohno
Paraplesius unicolorbMonobe, Kochi27 July 2002M. Takai
  • a One individual from each population was subjected to cloning and sequencing.

  • b One individual was subjected to diagnostic PCR analysis.

  • c Subjected to diagnostic PCR analysis to examine the localization in a body.

  • d Subjected to diagnostic PCR analysis to survey the infection rate in a natural population.