|Location||No map location data available.|
|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||William Fremd High School|
Caught in a field with long tall grass. The abdomen of the creature had a long blue fuzz growing on it. Estimated length to be half a centimeter. The pale blue fuzz disappeared when specimen was placed in the collection tube with alcohol. The fuzz has not been identified.
|Putative identification||Hexapoda Insecta Diptera|
|Extraction kit||Edwards Buffer|
|DNA extraction location||Abdomen|
|Single or Duplex PCR|
|Gel electrophoresis system||MiniOne|
This was conducted in a lab setting.
|Explanation of confidence level||
The DNA showed a clear test and the controls worked well.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||
|Summary||The Diptera was found to be negative for Wolbachia.|