Sentence Examples


  • The heavy grubs of Geotrupes, their c b FIG.
  • Their food was the meat they killed in the chase, or seeds and roots, grubs or reptiles.
  • The ichneumon pierces the body of a caterpillar and lays her eggs where the grubs will find abundant animal food.
  • Gall-fly grubs are provided with vegetable food through the eggs being laid by the mother insect within plant tissues.
  • The feeding habits of the adult may agree with that of the larva, or differ, as in the case of wasps which feed their grubs on flies, but eat principally vegetable food themselves.