|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Georgia Southern University|
Caught in the pine mulch at the base of a tree by the Student Union at the Armstrong GSU campus. Caught at around 10:00am in the shade using the tray method. It was very fast moving.
|Putative identification||Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta|
|DNA extraction location||Abdomen|
|Single or Duplex PCR||Single Reaction|
|Gel electrophoresis system||Standard electrophoresis system|
DNA extraction kit of in-house reagents was used.
|Explanation of confidence level||
My positive was a faint positive, though my professor said she would call it a positive. My gel was also missing the DNA ladder.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||
|Summary||The Insecta was found to be postive for Wolbachia.|