Drosophila simulans[ – Order

  1. Stock Details:
    1. 14021-0251.195 
    2. Drosophila 
    3. Sophophora 
    4. melanogaster 
    5. simulans[ 
    6. 35.00 
    7. Dsim\w[501] 
    8. FBal0053285 
    9. (Begun) simw501 
    10. Discovered:

      North America. GENOME/BAC LIBRARY (4X coverage)

    11. 08/27/2004 
    12. Begun, D. 
    13. Cornmeal 
  2. Collection Info:
    1. Location:
      1. Unknown  
      2. U.S.A. 
    2. Unknown 
    3. Inbred line 
    4. Identified by donor 
    5. Notes:

      Donated by David Begun (06/18/2004). Strain simw501 carries a white-eye mutation. It has been in culture since mid 20th century. Likely descended from a female collected in North America. The strain used for sequencing was sib-mated for nine generations by D. Barbash. 7/30/13 - Phenotype verified for mutation (D. Smith).