NV 52 Ant

Sample information

Picture
Photos by: Lucy L
Location
Collection date 10/04/2020
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group Neuqua Valley High School
Observations

ant was walking around on the cement with no other ants. there were some leaves and twigs around the location of the ant as well

Putative identification Hexapoda Insecta Hymenoptera Formicidae

Methods

Extraction kit DNeasy (Qiagen)
DNA extraction location Abdomen
Gel electrophoresis system MiniPCR
Buffer TBE
DNA stain GelGreen
Gel images
Protocol notes

Results

Wolbachia presence No
Confidence level Medium
Explanation of confidence level
Wolbachia 16S sequence Download FASTA    Download AB1
Arthropod COI sequence
Summary The Formicidae was found to be negative for Wolbachia.
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