volume 164, issue 3, P291-304 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12613
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Elkin J. Aguirre-Ramirez, Sandra M. Velasco-Cuervo, Jenny J. Gallo-Franco, Ranulfo Gonzáles, Nancy S. Carrejo, Nelson Toro-Perea

Abstract: AbstractThe West Indian fruit fly, Anastrepha obliqua (Macquart) (Diptera: Tephritidae), is a quarantine pest in Colombia that infests economically important plants, although little is known about its population dynamics. In this study, cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI) and NADH dehydrogenase subunit 6 (ND6) mitochondrial genes were concatenated to characterise the genetic diversity and population structure of A. obliqua, associated with two factors: (1) ecosystem differences in two geographical regions of s…

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