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Drosophila melanogaster Care Guide

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Drosophila melanogaster are commonly used to teach genetics as a generation requires only 10–20 days from egg to mature adult. Drosophila are also prey for small lizards or venus flytraps. Plus they are easy to care for!

Concepts

  • Live Material Care
  • Growth Media
  • Laboratory Techniques