|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Arroyo High School|
The spider is hairy and had a big stomach. We found the spider dead in the bricks. It also had dirt all over the legs.
|Putative identification||Chelicerata Arachnida Araneae|
|Extraction kit||DNeasy (Qiagen)|
|DNA extraction location||Abdomen|
|Single or Duplex PCR||Single Reaction|
|Gel electrophoresis system||Standard electrophoresis system|
|DNA stain||SYBR Safe|
|Explanation of confidence level||
We aren’t confident in our spider being Wolbachia positive since no bands showed up for both Wolbachia gels we did.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||