video S2 from Black soldier fly larvae feed by forming a fountain around food
2019-01-18T16:47:36Z (GMT) by
Larvae in petri dishes eating chicken feed, sped up 256 times. Some larvae do not eat, while others ate for 44% of the time they are around food. The times larvae interact with food are recorded to determine that larvae eat for 5 minutes at a time, with a standard deviation of 8 minutes.