Among the roots of the spreading oaks, the otters found, also, such tit-bits as the larvae of moths and beetles.
"Creatures of the Night" by Alfred W. Rees
The larvae feed upon the foliage until about July first and then crawl to the ground in which they form cells and pupate.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
It is unable in this way to amass in advance sufficient provision for its larvae; the corpses would putrefy.
"The Industries of Animals" by Frédéric Houssay
Frog's larvae were allowed to remain in a solution of neutral red, to which a trace of methylene blue had been added.
"Histology of the Blood" by Paul Ehrlich
He is exceedingly useful, destroying multitudes of grubs, larvae, and worms.
"Birds Illustrated by Color Photograph [March 1897]" by Various
Less luckier ones live on as hosts for mounds of greedy larvae.
"The Land of Look Behind" by Paul Cameron Brown
The Slug-worm is so called from the similarity of the larva of this sawfly to a small black slug.
"The Book of Pears and Plums" by Edward Bartrum
The only primitive instinct of newly hatched ants is that for domestic work and the care of larvae.
"The Forerunners" by Romain Rolland
When full grown the larva appears as in Fig.
"Asparagus, its culture for home use and for market:" by F. M. Hexamer
Insects settle in a country that provides proper food for them and their larva.
"The Apple" by Various
Year after next, they'd be breeding size, and would produce about three hundred million larvae.
"To Choke an Ocean" by Jesse F. (Jesse Franklin) Bone
A simplified table for staging anuran embryos and larvae with notes on identification.
"The Systematics of the Frogs of the Hyla Rubra Group in Middle America" by Juan R. León
Strange to say, they seem to like the lake larvae best of all.
"My First Summer in the Sierra" by John Muir
Well-developed Aeschnid larvae have been observed to take atmospheric air into the rectum.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6" by Various
D, Transverse section of an older larva.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
Competition among larvae was found to be the chief factor in viability.
"Sex-linked Inheritance in Drosophila" by Thomas Hunt Morgan
They are now considered as arrested larvae descended from the latter.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
Curiously enough, the light organ of the larva of the firefly (glowworm) is quite distinct from that of the adult.
"The Nature of Animal Light" by E. Newton Harvey
The only remedy is to dig out the larvae.
"The Practical Garden-Book" by C. E. Hunn
I never saw Larvae so hungry as these last ones are.
"Among the Forest People" by Clara Dillingham Pierson
Dan Weeks, an inspector with the Collier County Mosquito Control District, searches for mosquito larvae in a water sample from a water retention area behind businesses on Tamiami Trail East on Friday, July 22, 2011, in Naples.
Dan Weeks, an inspector with the Collier County Mosquito Control District, takes water samples while searching for mosquito larvae on Friday, July 22, 2011, in East Naples.
The children raised ladybugs from the egg to the larvae stage and studied facts about them, such as that the ladybug represents luck.
For more than 180 years, scientists had pulled these "monster" larvae from the guts of fish, wondering they looked like as grown-ups.
Why do animals have larvae .
Larvae exist to feed.
Instead, they live off body parts made and fat stored as larvae .
The larvae spend two years wriggling around a pond, breathing through gills, and stoking up food.
There's a risk of larvae being shaken off trees with mechanically harvested cherries.
"The larvae feed off of those plants," Deming said.
Mature larvae leave the fruit, burrow into the soil to pupate, and emerge as adults the following year.
The larvae then hatch from the eggs and damage the buds and rose tips.
The full-grown larvae may measure up to 1.8 mm long and are sometimes reddish in color.
Be an early bird at the Street Food Fest: Don Bugito's moth larvae tacos are bound to fly fast.
Without the tiny plants, the larvae die.
The distribution (1.1) was derived by supposing that the number of insect larvae per egg mass has a Poisson distribution with parameter θ = φp, where p, which is the probability that an egg hatched into a larva, is assumed to be a random variable having a Beta distribution.
On the generalization of Gurland distribution
Sundby S., Fossum P., Feeding conditions of Arcto-Norwegian cod larvae compared with the Rothschild-Osborn theory on small-scale turbulence and planktoncontact rates, J.
Dynamics of inertial particles in a random flow with strong permanent shear
Detection of peptidoglycan in human plasma using the silkworm larvae plasma test.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
Lize et al. (2006) Kin discrimination and altruism in the larvae of a solitary insect.
Evolutionary game dynamics in phenotype space