Drosophila funebris (Fruit or Vinegar Fly) darkfield photomicrograph
Contributor:Scenics & Science / Alamy Stock Photo
File size:54 MB (2 MB Compressed download)
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Dimensions:3898 x 4842 px | 33 x 41 cm | 13 x 16.1 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:December 24, 2009
The species is commonly known as the common fruit fly or vinegar fly. Starting from Charles W. Woodworth, this species is one of the most commonly used model organisms in biology, including studies in genetics, physiology, microbial pathogenesis and life history evolution because they are easy to take care of, breed quickly, and lay many eggs