Table 4. Diagnostic bases in the portions of the 12S rRNA and 16S rRNA genes which will enable discrimination among the Cryptocercus species of North America. The site numbers refer to those in the alignment used for this analysis, which can be obtained from the authors.
 
 
 
12S rRNA
Site no.
C. clevelandi
2N = 47
C.  wrighti
2N = 45
C. punctulatus
2N = 43
C. garciai
2N = 39
C. darwini
2N = 37
38
C
T
C
T
T
58
C
T
T
T
T
60
C
T
C
T
T
61
C
C
C
A
A
169
T
C
T
T
T
178
C
T
C
C
T
192
T
T
A
A
A
207
T
A
A
A
A
234
A
A
A
T
T
247
A
G
G
G
G
317
A
T
A
A
A
322
T
T
T
C
C
335
G
A
G
G
G
379
G
A
A
A
A
408
T
A
A
A
A
16S rRNA
470
C
G
G
G
G
508
T
T
T
C
T
517
A
G
A
A
A
539
T
T
T
C
T
569
C
A
C
A
T
571
C
T
T
T
T
578
T
A
A
A
A
579
T
A
A
A
A
603
T
A
A
A
A
777
G
A
A
A
A
788
C
T
T
T
T