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Table 1 The termite samples collected at the different locations and the associated genetic diversity of their Termitomyces symbionts (See Figure 1 for further details)

From: Patterns of interaction specificity of fungus-growing termites and Termitomyces symbionts in South Africa

Termite species site number of samples ITS haplotypes
Macrotermes natalensis ZA1 1 1
  ZA3 14 1
  ZA5 3 1
  ZA6 1 1
  ZA7 9 1
  ZA8 3 1
  ZA9 1 1
Odontotermes badius ZA3 5 4, 5, 6, 15, 16
  ZA5 1 4
Odontotermes latericius ZA3 14 10, 11, 12, 13, 18
  ZA4 1 10
  Se1 8 2, 8, 9, 17, 19
  Se2 6 2, 17
Odontotermes transvaalensis ZA5 1 7
  ZA4 4 3, 14
Microtermes sp. I ZA2 1 24
  ZA3 14 20, 22, 23, 24, 25
  ZA5 1 20
  ZA9 1 25
  ZA10 1 24
Microtermes sp. II ZA7 2 21, 25
Microtermes sp. III ZA4 1 24
  ZA5 1 24
  ZA7 4 24, 25
Microtermes sp. IV ZA5 2 20, 21
Microtermes? ZA3 1 24
  1. Genbank accession numbers for fungal ITS, nuclear 25S, mitochiondrial 12S and the COI sequences of Microtermes sp. I, II, III and IV are given in the online supplementary table.