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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Image Number K10891-1

Fruit flies deposit their eggs through the thin skin of a lychee, causing juice to ooze out and stain the surface. But lychee is a poor host, and fruit fly larvae rarely develop in the fruit.

Photo by Peggy Greb.

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Last Modified: 5/23/2006
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