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Maybe fruits and seeds in this orientation provide better quality, conditions or microclimate for the survival of the insect larva.
For the past 5 years, the lilies in Ed Czarnecki's garden in southwest Winnipeg have been attacked by an unidentified insect larva.
In reality, it is about an inch-long insect larva that the candy-maker, exercising some literary license for shock value, has called a worm.
In the darkness of its burrow it can detect, identify and gobble down a quick snack like an insect larva or worm in just 230 milliseconds.
Unlike apples, where people can just cut away a bit that might have insect larva in it, it won't be so easy with small fruit, she said.
If you fancy a true story involving maggots, leeches and insect larva welded on to big screen escapism, Rescue Dawn does the job better than Rambo.