Effect of day 0 fifth nymphal stage Abd-B knockdown on the adult phenotype of Oncopeltus.
a, b Full-body images (left) and ventral abdomens (right) of control amp
r (1 µg) and Abd-B (1 µg) dsRNA-injected adult females and males raised at 26.5 °C. c Abdomens of Abd-B dsRNA-injected adult males and females raised at 33 °C. Abdomens isolated from wild-type adults raised at 33 °C and Abd-B dsRNA-injected adults raised at 26.5 °C are provided for comparison