Drosophila melanogaster

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  • noun

Synonyms for Drosophila melanogaster

small fruit fly used by Thomas Hunt Morgan in studying basic mechanisms of inheritance

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Several studies on the ovipositional rhythms of fruit flies have involved D.
suzukii eggs hatched with a single peak at 24-32 h after the eggs were laid, but D.
During lifespan, expression of Indy may fluctuate, affecting viability of offspring of D.
Further research involving diet and Indy gene expression should also focus on other characteristics of D.
The aim of the present study was to examine the fine structure of the posterior pharyngeal armature (skeleton) in full-grown larva of D.
In Tianshui, Gansu Province, some late-maturing varieties of cherries proved especially susceptible to damage by D.
The tradition of fruit fly research began in 1910 when Thomas Hunt Morgan chose D.