Larva of Papilio xuthus, butterfly. A larva (plural larvae /ˈlɑːrviː/) is a distinct juvenile form many animals undergo before metamorphosis into adults. Animals with indirect development such as insects, amphibians, or cnidarians typically have a larval phase of their life cycle.What is June Bug larvae?
June bug larvae are white grubs that feed on decaying organic matter. Grubs pupate in the soil and later emerge as adult beetles. When June bug larvae are feeding on lawn grass, the grass turns brown and can be lifted from the ground with little effort.What is an insect larvae?
A larva (plural larvae) is the juvenile form of an insect. The larva often has a different appearance to the adult and may possess bodily organs that the adult insect does not possess (and vice versa). Larvae need to undergo metamorphosis to reach the adult stage.What is the definition of larvae?
Plural larvae (lär′vē) larvas An animal in an early stage of development that differs greatly in appearance from its adult stage. The immature, wingless, and usually wormlike feeding form of those insects that undergo three stages of metamorphosis, such as butterflies, moths, and beetles.