Palm worm

(Zool.) The larva of a palm weevil
A centipede.

See also: Palm, Palm

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Average temperatures measured in assemblage II, where all four species are encountered, ranged from 17 to 37 [degrees]C (4), which is within the experimental range tolerated by palm worms and can be at the limits tolerated by gastropods.