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Drosophila melanogaster?
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Posted on 09-09-2022 22:04

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Was caught at an apple in home.
superpsih attached the following image:

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As usually, from this dorsal aspect it can be judged just that it belongs to the melanogaster group.
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Drosophila melanogaster?
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Posted on 27-01-2023 22:31
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You'd better try next time a lateral shot.
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