Drosophila melanogaster are about 1/16" and are an ideal food for poison dart frogs, fish, praying mantis, young frogs and toads, and other reptiles, amphibians, or captive animals that require small foods. Each culture is made with Josh's Frogs World Famous Fruit Fly Media, containing vitamins, minerals, and color enhancers that make our cultures produce an amazing amount of flies! Josh's Frogs sold over 80,000 Fruit Fly Cultures in 2014, making us the largest producer of Fruit Fly Cultures in the world! Don't forget to dust fruit flies with a quality calcium and multivitamin supplement to ensure optimal nutrition for your pets!
For optimal production, Josh's Frogs Drosophila melanogaster Fruit Fly Cultures should be kept at 75-78F and 60-80% humidity. Josh's Frogs Drosophila melanogaster Fruit Fly Cultures will be 11-15 days old when you receive them! This culture should produce for about 2 weeks if kept in these conditions.