|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Venture High School|
This specimen was quite small for it’s species, ( about half an inch long ) leading me to believe that it was quite young.
|Putative identification||Chelicerata Arachnida Araneae Dysderidae|
|Extraction kit||DNeasy (Qiagen)|
|DNA extraction location||Abdomen|
|Single or Duplex PCR|
|Gel electrophoresis system||MiniPCR|
Followed recommended procedure for wolbachia only primers
|Explanation of confidence level||
I am very confident that this specimen is wolbachia negative because all my controls showed up as they should.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||
|Summary||The Dysderidae was found to be negative for Wolbachia.|