Glow worm is the common name for various groups of insect larvae and adult
larviform females that glow through bioluminescence. They may sometimes ...
The glow worm is a medium to large sized invertebrate that is famous for having
a green and yellow coloured light on the end of it's tail. Glow worms are found ...
'Arachno' means spider-like, which refers to the way glowworms catch flying
insects like spiders do. 'Campa' means larva and 'luminosa' means light-
Both glow worms and fireflies are not worms and flies as their names suggest!
You can read all about these insects here, as well as bioluminescence and how it
Jul 8, 2015 ... A Time-lapse of New Zealand's Glowworm caves as they have never been seen
before. Filming this involved sleeping in caves for multiple ...
NZ glowworms are closely related to Australian glowworms which have very
similar appearance and behaviour. New Zealand glowworms are larger and
common name: glow-worms, railroad-worms scientific name: (Insecta:
Coleoptera: Phengodidae). Introduction - Distribution - Description - Biology and
Describes the species and gives advice on when and where to look for them.
Includes a survey, and lists of walks and reports.
Find information about glow worms including their life cycle, why they glow &
where the name comes from, or book an informative tour through our caves.
Tourists are fascinated by the magical lure of glow-worms but do we know
enough about them to make sure they're not being loved to extinction. Wendy