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The complete mitochondrial genome of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris (Heteroptera: Miridae)
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The complete mitochondrial genome of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris, comprised 17,027 bp. The genome contained 13 protein coding regions, 22 tRNA genes and 2 ribosomal RNA genes. The gene arrangement corresponded to the common order found among insect mtDNAs which was considered to be the ancestral arrangement. The protein coding genes started with ATN and stopped with TAA or TAG. The nucleotide distribution was 76.0% AþT. The control region contained two repeat regions, one was 24 bp and the other was 161 bp. The Genbank accession for the complete L. lineolaris mt genome is EU401991.
Stephen L. Cameron
Sheila Sears Wichmann
USDA Scientist Submission
Mitochondria DNA 2014 1 17
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