|Captive / Cultivated?||Wild-caught|
|Group||Hillsboro High School|
I collected this ant from under old wet pieces of wood found in the woods. I collected this ant at around 6 pm and it was in the lower 70s outside. There was an abundance of these ants along with others in this environment.
|Putative identification||Hexapoda Insecta Hymenoptera Formicidae|
|Extraction kit||DNeasy (Qiagen)|
|DNA extraction location||Whole arthropod|
|Gel electrophoresis system|
|Explanation of confidence level||
I don’t that much knowledge on Wolbachia in ants, so I don’t feel as though I can be very confident.
|Wolbachia 16S sequence||
|Arthropod COI sequence||