|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Norwich Free Academy|
This tiny spider has eight legs and lives on the bark of trees.
|Putative identification||Chelicerata Arachnida Araneae Araneidae|
|Extraction kit||Edwards Buffer|
|DNA extraction location||Whole arthropod|
|Single or Duplex PCR||Single Reaction|
|Gel electrophoresis system||Standard electrophoresis system|
|DNA stain||Fast Blast|
I used the entire bug. It is located in the second well.
|Explanation of confidence level||
This bug was not positive with Wolbachia. My confidence is low because the positive control didn’t show up.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||
|Summary||The Araneidae was found to be negative for Wolbachia.|