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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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Walking through the zoo, he points to ant-eaters, which get through around a tonne of meal worms a year or seals, pelicans, penguins or dolphins which rely on frozen herring from the Netherlands.
Diners looking for a quick snack helped themselves to an assortment of seasoned meal worms, locusts and crickets, available in classic flavours like cheddar cheese.
I know it's only meal worms, it's really working me up and I don't want to put myself through it and get absolutely terrified.
Jack Milnthorpe, aged eight, from Knowle trying Mexican meal worms at Thinktank's latest exhibition which drew enthusiastic crowds during half term
GLENDALE - Fourth-grade teacher Kim Labinger will have to clear some shelf space between the meal worms and stick bugs in her classroom to make room for a 2005 California Teachers of the Year award.
A snake, stick insects, cockroaches, an eel, beetles and huntsman spiders were poured into Jordan's see-through helmet while Ruddock got meal worms, giant cockroaches, crickets, an eel and tent spiders.
Paxton also sells regular and specialty birdseed by the pound, and the live meal worms that attract bluebirds are refrigerated at 45 degrees.
I'm not too keen on liquorice and I've found meal worms a touch difficult to swallow.
Other edible insects include meal worms, tomato hornworms, katydids, beetle grubs, locusts, and grasshoppers.
Black School in Hightstown, New Jersey, is crawling with critters: hissing cockroaches, crayfish, meal worms, Monarch butterflies, tadpoles and frogs.
The animals were housed in 10-gallon aquaria and fed crickets and meal worms.
The ducks will have a two-bathroom suite, room service of chopped Romaine lettuce, freshly grated carrots, live meal worms and "duck trail mix.