Nutritional Value of Mealworm, Tenebrio molitor as Food Source

  title={Nutritional Value of Mealworm, Tenebrio molitor as Food Source},
  author={Nergui Ravzanaadii and Seonghyun Kim and Won Ho Choi and Seong‐Jin Hong and Namjung Kim},
  journal={International journal of industrial entomology},
Nutrition value of mealworm, Tenebrio molitor was analyzed due to increasing demand of usage as a protein source for domestic animals and even further for human consumption. [] Key Result Tenebrio molitor, larvae, adult, exuvium and excreta contained 46.44, 63.34, 32.87, and 18.51% protein respectively, suggested that even excreta could be used as an additional supplement in food recycling process.

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