Formica rufa

Sample information

Photos by: ZoƩ S.
Collection date 03/11/2021
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group KantiWil

I found the ant under some dry leaves in a small forest.

Putative identification Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Hymenoptera


Extraction kit Edwards Buffer
DNA extraction location Whole arthropod
Single or Duplex PCR
Gel electrophoresis system Standard electrophoresis system
Buffer TAE
DNA stain SYBR Safe
Gel images
Protocol notes

Analysis: The control and SZ2 were the only one which worked.


Wolbachia presence No
Confidence level High
Explanation of confidence level

The control worked so I am confident that ZS2 worked too.

Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
Summary The Hymenoptera was found to be negative for Wolbachia.
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