Adult female. Body is organized in three main regions: head, thorax, and abdomen. Fruit flies have two wings and a pair of halteres (drumstick-shaped structures at the base of the wings that are thought to help with balance). Rendered in Adobe Illustrator in a vintage pen-and-ink style. One of a series of illustrations for Dr. Stephanie Mohr's book, First in Fly, published in March 2018.
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