GRP 6 Genus Oecobious ( Oecobious Navus)

Sample information

Photos by: Jasmine V, Maya I, Jirah F, Ellie Y
Collection date 05/21/2024
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group California Academy of Mathematics and Science

Spider with 8, clear-like legs. Dark brown bulb with cream-colored spots. Size of a grain of rice.

Caught in the bush of the lowest parking lot, with forceps and petri dishes.

Putative identification Arthropoda Chelicerata Arachnida Araneae Oecobiidae Oecobius Oecobius navus


Extraction kit tweezers
DNA extraction location Whole arthropod
Single or Duplex PCR Single Reaction
Gel electrophoresis system Standard electrophoresis system
Buffer TAE
DNA stain Fast Blast
Gel images
Protocol notes

100 volt, 60+ minutes


Wolbachia presence Unknown
Confidence level High
Explanation of confidence level

There were no bands visible after running the gel and staining it overnight, so we are very confident the results are inconclusive.

Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
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