American Cockroach

Sample information

Collection date 01/18/2023
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group Antioch High School

I found the cockroach near my lights outside my house, it really disgusting but they like they keep themselves warm, so they find anything that has a warm surrounding. When I caught it, it was very easy but it felt disgusting.

Rough from the bottom, feels spiky from the legs, Have an smooth texture from the top, looks disgusting.

Putative identification


Extraction kit Wizard SV (Promega)
DNA extraction location
Single or Duplex PCR Duplex Reaction
Gel electrophoresis system Edvotek Gel Electrophoresis
Buffer TBE
DNA stain SYBR Safe
Gel images
Protocol notes


Wolbachia presence Yes
Confidence level
Explanation of confidence level
Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
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