Armadillidium vulgare

Sample information

Photos by: Champalani N.
Collection date 10/02/2023
Captive / Cultivated? Wild-caught
Group St. Paul Academy and Summit School

I found this roly-poly under a splash block behind the cafeteria around 2 p.m. The forecast said it was around 80 degrees Fahrenheit. The area under the splash block was dark and very moist. There were many roly-polys under it.

Putative identification Arthropoda Crustacea Malacostraca Isopoda Armadillidae Armadillidium Armadillidium vulgare


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


Wolbachia presence
Confidence level
Explanation of confidence level
Wolbachia 16S sequence
Arthropod COI sequence
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