The whole genome sequence of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), reveals insights into the biology and adaptive evolution of a highly invasive pest species

@inproceedings{Papanicolaou2016TheWG,
  title={The whole genome sequence of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), reveals insights into the biology and adaptive evolution of a highly invasive pest species},
  author={Alexie Papanicolaou and Marc F. Schetelig and Peter Arensburger and Peter W. Atkinson and Joshua B. Benoit and Kostas Bourtzis and P. Castanera and John P. Cavanaugh and Hsu Chao and Christopher P Childers and Ingrid M Curril and Huyen H. Dinh and Harshavardhan Doddapaneni and Amanda Dolan and Shannon P. Dugan and Markus Friedrich and Giuliano Gasperi and Scott M Geib and Georgios Georgakilas and Richard A. Gibbs and Sarah D. Giers and Ludvik M. Gomulski and Miguel Gonzalez-Guzman and Ana Guillem-Amat and Yi Han and Artemis G. Hatzigeorgiou and Pedro Hern{\'a}ndez-Crespo and Daniel S. T. Hughes and Jeffery W. Jones and Dimitra Karagkouni and Panagiota Koskinioti and Sandra L. Lee and Anna Rodolfa Malacrida and Mos{\`e} Manni and Kostas D. Mathiopoulos and Angela Meccariello and Shwetha Canchi Murali and Terence D. Murphy and Donna M. Muzny and Georg Oberhofer and F{\'e}lix Ortego and Maria D. Paraskevopoulou and Monica Poelchau and Jiaxin Qu and Martin Reczko and Hugh M. Robertson and Andrew J Rosendale and Andrew E. Rosselot and Giuseppe Saccone and Marco Salvemini and Grazia Savini and Patrick Schreiner and Francesca Scolari and Paolo Siciliano and Sheina B Sim and George Tsiamis and Enric Ure{\~n}a and Ioannis S. Vlachos and John H. Werren and Ernst A Wimmer and K. C. Worley and Antigone Zacharopoulou and Stephen Richards and Alfred M. Handler},
  booktitle={Genome Biology},
  year={2016}
}
The Mediterranean fruit fly (medfly), Ceratitis capitata, is a major destructive insect pest due to its broad host range, which includes hundreds of fruits and vegetables. It exhibits a unique ability to invade and adapt to ecological niches throughout tropical and subtropical regions of the world, though medfly infestations have been prevented and… CONTINUE READING

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