What does Drosophila mean?

Drosophila meaning in Medical Dictionary

The good fresh fruit fly. One species, Drosophila melanogaster, is a favorite design system in genetics and developmental biology. See in addition: Drosophila genome.

Drosophila meaning in Etymology Dictionary

scientific title of a fresh fruit fly, 1829, from Modern Latin (Fall

Drosophila meaning in General Dictionary

small fruit fly employed by Thomas Hunt Morgan in learning fundamental systems of inheritance

Drosophila - German to English

drosophila [genus]