Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 6

· Members Online: 2
Jessica, KathrinJ

· Total Members: 4,468
· Newest Member: sawge
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· KathrinJOnline
· JessicaOnline
· RamiP00:07:00
· blaauw700:07:45
· Jfdocampo00:11:10
· Carnifex00:13:32
· Zeegers01:04:59
· Jan Maca01:08:23
· evdb01:10:05
· Juergen Peters02:47:51
Latest Photo Additions
View Thread
Diptera.info :: Identification queries :: Diptera (eggs, larvae, pupae)
Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
Drosophila? (= probably Megaselia rufipes pupa)
John Carr
#1 Print Post
Posted on 07-09-2019 15:32
User Avatar

Member

Location: Massachusetts, USA
Posts: 7839
Joined: 22.10.10

Many of these pupae were in a bin of trash, mostly from a kitchen. I assume they are a synanthropic Drosophila. Massachusetts, USA.
John Carr attached the following image:


[117.61Kb]
Edited by John Carr on 07-09-2019 23:22
 
http://www.flickr.com/photos/31715949@N00
John Carr
#2 Print Post
Posted on 07-09-2019 15:33
User Avatar

Member

Location: Massachusetts, USA
Posts: 7839
Joined: 22.10.10

Some more
John Carr attached the following image:


[218.39Kb]
 
http://www.flickr.com/photos/31715949@N00
Jan Maca
#3 Print Post
Posted on 07-09-2019 17:23
Member

Location:
Posts: 383
Joined: 25.03.10

Yes,very probably. It is easy to raise adults - try it please.
Edited by Jan Maca on 07-09-2019 18:48
 
Tony Irwin
#4 Print Post
Posted on 07-09-2019 21:10
User Avatar

Member

Location: Norwich, England
Posts: 6056
Joined: 19.11.04

These are Phoridae puparia - most likely Megaselia rufipes
Tony
----------
Tony Irwin
 
Jump to Forum:
Similar Threads
Thread Forum Replies Last Post
Drosophila? Diptera (adults) 3 12-07-2020 00:23
Drosophilidae ID. > Drosophila melanogaster Diptera (adults) 6 05-07-2020 17:09
Drosophilidae, ID please = > Drosophila hydei Diptera (adults) 7 02-07-2020 08:57
Drosophila NL-> D. tristis confirmed Diptera (adults) 4 26-06-2020 16:14
Drosophilidae ID > Drosophila funebris Diptera (adults) 2 23-06-2020 21:28
Date and time
14 July 2020 09:39
Login
Username

Password



Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
Temporary email?
Due to fact this site has functionality making use of your email address, any registration using a temporary email address will be rejected.

Paul
Donate
Please, help to make
Diptera.info
possible and enable
further improvements!
Latest Articles
Syrph the Net
Those who want to have access to the Syrph the Net database need to sign the
License Agreement -
Click to Download


Public files of Syrph the Net can be downloaded HERE

Last updated: 25.08.2011
Shoutbox
You must login to post a message.

11.07.20 17:55
Hi I seem to have problem posting photos in the forum. Any idea what I'm doing wrong. File size around 200 kB. File extension lower case (.jpg).?

13.06.20 04:50
I am about to become unemployed again, so if anybody knows of a college or university needing an excellent ESL teacher, that would not be put off by the 63 years please let me know. Have net will trav

09.06.20 19:57
128 in the New World as of 2009. Should be around 140 worldwide depending on how you split.

09.06.20 07:19
How many families of flies are currently recognised?

28.04.20 12:00
@Sundew: You may inadvertedly have been caught in the void of the server switch. I hope all is okay now. I am still ironing out any glitches that appear and/or are reported.

28.04.20 11:58
@bioimages: May have been a temporary glitch. I see the new threads with now replies correctly Replies 0.

28.04.20 11:56
@ Volker: There was an error after the server upgrade. Please, try again.

27.04.20 14:43
Where can I change the website in my profile? I don't find anything. thx Volker

27.04.20 12:07
Seems to be a bug: new posts show with 1 reply which makes it look as though it's already been answered.

24.04.20 23:53
All my posts from yesterday evening (that looked good) have disappeared... I'll send them again.

Render time: 1.78 seconds | 145,980,113 unique visits