Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

First Grub

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3813

The second phase of development in hymermetamorphic larvae of Meloidae. This generally corresponds to instars two to five. Such insects are scarabaeiform in appearance.

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