Category: Dipterans

Filter Fly

Clogmia albipunctata Starter colony (~24 mixed larvae): $10 (Contact for Availability) THIS SPECIES IS A POSSIBLE HOUSEHOLD PEST. KEEP AT YOUR OWN RISK. Drain flies are familiar to anyone who has spent time in...

Common Fruit Fly

Drosophila melanogaster Cultivar name: “Turkish Glider”   Culture cup:  $8 For tiny mouths, you need tiny food. Golden delicious fruit flies are top-tier feeders for dart frogs and nearly unrivaled prey for tiny arthropods...

Hyde’s Fruit Fly

Drosophila hydei Cultivar name: “Flightless”         Culture cup:  $8 When Drosophila melanogaster won’t cut it, there’s Drosophila hydei. This species is slightly larger than melanogaster and reproduces slower. Like most fruit fly...