|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Hampton Roads Academy|
It is a small creature that is brown, has small legs, wings are large (located on its back), and has 2 black eyes. Also, it has a pair of wings, 3 pairs of legs, large head, feet look like they are spiky-ish, body is small, and wings are bigger than the head.
|Putative identification||Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Hemiptera|
|Extraction kit||Edwards Buffer|
|DNA extraction location||Whole arthropod|
|Single or Duplex PCR||Single Reaction|
|Gel electrophoresis system||MiniOne|
We had either contamination in our gels or incorrectly placed controls.
|Explanation of confidence level||
The negative control showed Wolbachia and the positive control didn’t show the Arthropod DNA.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||
|Summary||The Hemiptera was found to be negative for Wolbachia.|