|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Georgia Southern University|
•Environment- Under wet bed of leaves on top of soil
•Weather- Cold, sunny and wet
•Method of collection- Digging in dirt
|Putative identification||Hexapoda Insecta Blattodea|
|DNA extraction location||Partial abdomen|
|Single or Duplex PCR||Single Reaction|
|Gel electrophoresis system||Standard electrophoresis system|
DNA extraction kit of in-house reagents was used.
|Explanation of confidence level||
I have high confidence my insect has Wolbachia based off of my gel electrophoresis results. There was a clear band for both my insect and positive Wolbachia.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||
|Summary||The Blattodea was found to be postive for Wolbachia.|