The larva when grown was at least four times as long as the egg.
Laemodipodiform: like a laemodipod; similar to the larva of a walking stick.
Larvarium: a tube or case made by a larva as a shelter or retreat.
Pleopoda: abdominal legs of larva: posterior legs of an adult.
Pre-pupal: that stage in the larva just preceding the change to pupa.
The larva, or "worm," soon ...