Feeding after eclosion

A.J. Davis PAB6AWD at leeds.ac.uk
Tue Nov 18 12:24:27 EST 1997


In article <3468E4E5.609 at muohio.edu>, kovalige at muohio.edu 
wrote:

>Also, do adults and larvae feed on the same things in the 
wild?

No - the degree of difference depends on species.  All 
adult Drosophila use carbohydrate substrates to feed on even 
if they oviposit on rotting fungi, bark or plants.

Andrew

Andrew Davis
University of Leeds, Yorkshire
England, LS2 9JT   UK

a.j.davis at uk.ac.leeds



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