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Meal worm

meal worm

The larva of beetles of the genus tenebrio; both larvae and adults are important pests, destroying flour, meal, and other cereal products; they are also intermediate hosts of nematodes of the genus gongylonema, and of various tapeworms of the genus hymenolepis.


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... which had been deposited upon a leaf, they invariably made their first meal on the substance of the leaf, and then wandered about for a longer or ... always interesting to watch this seemingly aimless search of the young worm, crawling first down the leaf stem and then back, then dropping a few ...

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