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Flightless Fruit Fly Monohybrid Cross Kit (with Perishables)

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Students study monohybrid genetics using flightless fruit flies. They cross miniature apterous (wingless) with miniature (serves as wild type) to investigate the inheritance of wings. The F1 have wings; the F2 show a 3:1 ratio of winged to apterous. Keep Drosophila cultures at room temperature; do not refrigerate. Drosophila Culture Kit is shipped via surface mail only. Please order at least 2 weeks in advance of desired ship date.


Shipping Information or Purchase Restrictions
  • Exclamation icon This item contains living or perishable material and ships via 2nd Day or Overnight delivery.
What’s Included:
  • 1 Parental Stock (apterous miniature)  
  • 1 Parental Stock (miniature)  
  • 1 FlyNap® Kit
  • 1 Formula 4-24® Instant Drosophila Medium, 1 L
  • 36 Vials and Plugs
  • 72 Vial Labels
  • 12 Sorting Brushes
  • 100 Sorting Cards
  • 9 Carolina™ Drosophila Manual
  • 1 Teacher's Manual and Reproducible Student Guide
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Needed But Not Included:
  • 8 Stereomicroscopes
  • 2 Sealable Containers
  •  Tap Water and Detergent or 70% Ethanol
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