from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Plural form of drosopholid.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Anti-evolutionists might perhaps suggest an alternative hypothesis: in a fit of absentmindedness, the Creator went on manufacturing more and more drosophilid species for Hawaii, until there was an extravagant surfeit of them in this archipelago. (p. Dobzhansky's theological claim #8: It is nonsenical to impute the creation of Hawaiian drosopholids to God.