S. philanthus

Sample information

Photos by: Kylee H.
Collection date 11/01/2023
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group John Overton High School

This insect was found at Long Hunter State Park on a cold day with a high of 51 degrees. It was found towards the beginning of the trail in a small swamp, and this swamp was filled with these hexapoda insects, jumping across the water.

Putative identification Arthropoda Hexapoda


Extraction kit DNeasy (Qiagen)
DNA extraction location Whole arthropod
Single or Duplex PCR Duplex Reaction
Gel electrophoresis system Standard electrophoresis system
Buffer TAE
DNA stain SYBR Safe
Gel images
Protocol notes


Wolbachia presence Unknown
Confidence level High
Explanation of confidence level

The gel electrophoresis results showed no bands for our samples.

Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
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