The larvae of superworm beetles are sold in pet stores as food for pet lizards. When allowed to go through their entire life cycle they make a fantastic, handleable classroom animal, perfect for demonstrating metamorphosis to students.
- Class: Insecta (Insects)
- Order: Coleoptera (Beetles)
- Family: Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
- Species: Zophobas morio