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Producing Wingless Drosophila Melanogaster Fruit Fly Culture

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About This Product

LIVE ARRIVAL GUARANTEED if your temps fall within our LAG (read here). Please check your temps before ordering!

This is one of Josh's Frogs 32oz Producing Fruit Fly Cultures, containing Drosophila melanogaster, and will be 11-15 days old when you receive it. 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.

Producing Fruit Fly Cultures will be ready to feed from 1-3 days after you receive them!


This product ships to your doorstep. Most orders placed before 2pm ET on business days will ship out the same day.

Import/export restrictions on this product require that it can only be shipped to destinations within the United States.

Restrictions on this product that prohibit shipping to the following states: HI.

Live Arrival Guarantee

This product is covered under our Live Arrival Guarantee. If your insect/animal does not arrive in good health, we'll make it right, provided the following criteria are met:

  • If shipped Ground, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between 0 and 85 °F.
  • If shipped Next Day, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between -40 and 120 °F.
  • If shipped Two Day, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between -20 and 120 °F.

You'll be notified during the checkout process if your purchase qualifies for our guarantee.

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The best cultures you can buy

I bought cultures before from other sellers they did not produce half the flies that joshes does there pack with flies great cultures


Plenty of flies

Great when my culture crashed and I needed plenty of flies ASAP.


My order

I placed an order with Josh's Frogs late Monday night I was totally amazed that they would be here on Thursday and here they are wonderful product I can see teensy-weensy little flies crawling around in there and I know that they will be big enough to in a short short time to feed my baby mantids. Thank you Josh's Frogs


When they say producing, there not kiding

I needed and emergency culture b/c mine were bombing, i got 2 of these and i was set till my cultures producted flys. There great def worth the buy

linda sprague


Absolutey Awesome! By far the best ff's I have ever purchased. The media kits are also very generous and great! Josh will supply all of my food needs from here on out! Highly recommend with 10 stars!

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