drosophila

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Related to drosophilas: Drosophila melanogaster
  • noun

Synonyms for drosophila

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

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Age-specific survival rate (lx), age-specific fecundity (mx), and age-specific maternity (lxmx) of Drosophila suzukii and Drosophila melanogaster.
Age-stage-specific life expectancies of Drosophila suzukii and Drosophila melanogaster.
Age-stage-specific reproductive value of Drosophila suzukii and Drosophila melanogaster.
A new pest attacking healthy ripening fruit in Oregon: spotted wing Drosophila: Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura).
Occurrence of Drosophila melano gaster and Drosophila immigrans in Aba Prefecture.