Giant fruit fly
General Information
Gender: Male
Color: Gray/purple
Eye Color: Black and light yellow
Height: Unknown
Weight: Unknown
Residence: Red kelp forest
Occupation(s): None
Aliases: Bug
Family & Friends
Family: None known
Friends: SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick Star
Pet(s): None
Employer: None
Employees: None
Enemies: None known
Other Informations
Interests: Giving friends rides on his back
Education: None
Awards: None
Series Information
First appearance: "A SquarePants Family Vacation"
Last appearance: "A SquarePants Family Vacation"
List of characters

The giant fruit fly is a minor character in the series. It comes from a red kelp forest and was once thought to be an evil beast by Patrick and SpongeBob, though befriends them later.


The fly is a grey-purple color. Its eyes are similar to a snake's, has six legs, and a beak-like mouth. It has two wings.


The insect has only appeared in one episode, A SquarePants Family Vacation.


  • It is never pointed out how it is able to survive underwater as flies are usually found above water.
  • The fruit fly's facial expression never changes.
  • Unlike normal fruit flies, the giant fruit fly's body is shaped like that of a wasp's.