Symbiotic microorganisms are extremely widespread in nature, having intimate and often obligatory associations with their host species. Despite the near ubiquity of arthropod symbionts, their study has been constrained by their fastidious nature and inability to be cultured out of hte arthropod host.
|Title of host publication||Influential Passengers: Inherited Microorganisms and Arthropod Reproduction|
|Editors||Scott L O'Neill, Ary A Hoffman, John H Werren|
|Place of Publication||New York USA|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|Pages||1 - 41|
|Number of pages||41|
|Publication status||Published - 1997|