fruit fly buy dead Drosophila hydei
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 1+  $2 each
 10+  $.50 each
 25+  $0.30 ea
 50+  $0.20 ea


Our D. hydei fruit flies are stored in the freezer and/or in alcohol vials, and supply is renewed on a regular basis. In this way they are very fresh and similar to very freshly deceased specimens. Our customers include makers of bird suet and keepers of carnivorous plants. If you have a preference as to frozen or alcohol preserved specimens, please indicate this in the instructions field. Especially large orders may take longer to process. Please email if you have questions.


Buy this dead insect for local school collection projects in the following states though they probably occur also in unlisted neighboring states to some extent. 

This species is captive bred as a feeder insect and sold in every state. 

Taxonomy     Body Length ~3mm
Kingdom  Animalia   Wingspan n/a
Phylum  Arthropoda   Life Stage Adult
Class  Insecta   Status Frozen or in Alcohol vials
Order  Diptera   Bugguide Info & Photos  
Family  Drosophilidae      
Subfamily  Drosophilinae    (Occurs across USA)  
Genus  Drosophila      
Species  hydei      
Common Name  Hydei Fruit Fly                 


Hydei Fruit Fly

Price: $2.00
10 or more: $0.50 each
25 or more: $0.30 each
50 or more: $0.20 each
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