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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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Despite his new-found celebrity, Rob is oblivious to all the fuss - as long as he gets his daily dose of meal worms, just like his family before him.
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.
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.
If a bluebird comes and sits on the corner of your deck every morning, just put a little dish there with meal worms in it, and he'll be your buddy in no time.
Jack Milnthorpe, aged eight, from Knowle trying Mexican meal worms at Thinktank's latest exhibition which drew enthusiastic crowds during half term
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. Pre- and post-lesion escape and prey capture trials were recorded using methods previously described in detail (4).
I suspect as a result of the eating trials on 'I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here', you have been able to buy the bugs online for a while, along with buffalo worms, meal worms, grasshoppers and endless flavours of crickets.
Wrens will come to bird tables if you put meal worms out for them to eat.