Wax worms are a common food source for many reptiles, making them an essential part of their diet. Wax worms are small, white larvae that are full of protein and other nutrients, which makes them a great supplement to any reptile's regular meal plan. They're easy to find in pet stores and can be kept alive in the refrigerator for up to a few months. Wax worms are also relatively inexpensive and make great treats for your pet reptile. They can be fed as occasional snacks or used in training sessions, providing an extra incentive to get your reptile to cooperate. When choosing wax worms for your reptile, look for larvae that are white and firm; avoid those that are yellow, squishy or shriveled up. Wax worms can be fed as is, or mixed in with other food items to create a nutritious and tasty meal for your pet reptile. With proper care and handling, wax worms make an excellent food source for your reptile that's both healthy and affordable.