Fruit fly

Fruit fly

Z340/0667 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.1MB

Downloadable file size: 2.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) sitting on the edge of a cylindrical container. This could represent the use of fruit flies in scientific research. This fly is commonly used in genetic research. It breeds quickly and has a small number of chromosomes. Its chromosomes are large, making them easy to study and identify. It also mutates spontaneously, which allows study of how genetic changes affect the organism.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: animal, animal research, container, drosophila melanogaster, edge, entomological, entomology, fauna, fly, fruit fly, genetics, insect, invertebrate, invertebrates, laboratory, one, research and development, single, sitting, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.