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Tiny with red eyes
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Posted on 15-11-2005 08:52

Location: Rome, Italy
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Can anyone help with this tiny (about 3 mm) fly with red eyes? Photographed near Rome in Italy.

Thanks in advance, Sarah
Edited by lynkos on 15-11-2005 08:55
Paul Beuk
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Red eyes could have been a pointer already: these are Drosophila. Grin

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Posted on 15-11-2005 10:43

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Of course...!!! Now that you say it, it seems so obvious! Sarah
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