Fruit flies like a…shout-out

Here’s my homage to Drosophila melanogaster – half a century of annoying me and a full century of contributing to our knowledge of genetics.

Also, it’s not true that you can attracts flies better with honey than vinegar.


6 thoughts on “Fruit flies like a…shout-out

  1. LOL, Robyn and Catherine! It’s that old saying. But fruit flies really love vinegar. We once accidentally left a bottle of balsamic vinegar open and by the time we went to use it, there was about 100 died fruit flies in there. Yuck!


  2. So maybe it’s the type of vinegar, you obviously attracted flies with good taste. 😀

    Your fly is cute, if there is such a thing as a cute fruity fly.


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