Beetle IK

Sample information

Photos by: Ilaria Turgut
Collection date 03/29/2022
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group KantiWil

i found the arthropod under the bark of a tree

Putative identification Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Coleoptera


Extraction kit Instagene Matrix
DNA extraction location Abdomen
Single or Duplex PCR Duplex Reaction
Gel electrophoresis system Standard electrophoresis system
Buffer TAE
DNA stain SYBR Safe
Gel images
Protocol notes

I made sure to crush the arthropod really well. There was only one band, there could have been a problem with my DNA extraction.


Wolbachia presence No
Confidence level High
Explanation of confidence level

because the results show that there is only one band and not two

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