Beetle larvae

Beetle larvae

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Credit: PATRICK LANDMANN/VISUALS UNLIMITED, INC. /SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Beetle larvae are an important source of dietary protein. After palm trees are cut they are left rotting on the ground and female beetles quickly lays eggs in them. About two months later people collect the large beetle larvae for food. Mbandaka, Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of Congo

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