n.; pl. -idia [Gr. dim. plane, wanderer]
The free-living, active, first-instar larva of some parasitic hypermetamorphic Neuroptera, Coleoptera (triungulin), all Strepsiptera (triungulinid), Diptera, Lepidoptera and Hymenoptera.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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