Leaf Insect

Sample information

Photos by: Kelly W.
Location No map location data available.
Collection date 08/28/2023
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group Galileo Academy of Science and Technology

Shiny green insect with wings and red eyes

Putative identification Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Phasmida Phasmatidae


Extraction kit none
DNA extraction location Abdomen
Single or Duplex PCR Single Reaction
Gel electrophoresis system MiniOne
Buffer TAE
DNA stain GelGreen
Gel images
Protocol notes

Babec protocol


Wolbachia presence Yes
Confidence level Medium
Explanation of confidence level

This is my first time doing DNA extraction!

Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
Summary The Phasmatidae was found to be postive for Wolbachia.
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