Tiger Fly

Sample information

Photos by: Wyatt G
Collection date 09/20/2023
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group Scarborough High School
Putative identification Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Diptera


Extraction kit DNeasy (Qiagen) blood and tissue kit
DNA extraction location Abdomen
Single or Duplex PCR
Gel electrophoresis system MiniPCR
Buffer TBE
DNA stain GelGreen
Gel images
Protocol notes


Wolbachia presence No
Confidence level Medium
Explanation of confidence level

I am pretty certain that it is Wolbachia negative since it tested positive for arthropod and our DNA controls are accurate, but there is a slight bar on the H20 control.

Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
Summary The Diptera was found to be negative for Wolbachia.
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