Table 2.

Bacterial communities in D. melanogaster grown on CMY or starch

Representation in clone library, %*
Closest match (accession no.)Identity, %CMYStarch
Acetobacter pomorum strain EW816 (EU096229.1)89.811.49
Acetobacter pomorum strain EW816 (EU096229.1)93.991.49
Acetobacter pomorum strain EW816 (EU096229.1)94.001.49
Acetobacter pomorum strain EW816 (EU096229.1)100.0014.93
Bacillus firmus strain XJSL2-8 (GQ903397.1)100.0011.94
Enterococcus faecalis strain 3–12 (GU177628.1)100.001.49
Lactobacillus plantarum strain IMAU:10272 (GU138600.1)100.002.9926.09
Low G+C Gram-positive bacterium T135 (AB116139.1)99.445.97
Weissella paramesenteroides strain CTSPL5 (EU855224.1)97.241.49
Weissella paramesenteroides strain CTSPL5 (EU855224.1)99.644.48
Wolbachia endosymbiont of Drosophila melanogaster (AB360385.1)100.0047.7773.91
  • 16S rRNA gene analysis was performed on files (third generation) grown on CMY medium for one generation before mating preference tests.

  • *Sequences with ≥99% identity were clustered by DOTUR (9).

  • Based on 64 clones.

  • Based on 23 clones.