These must have been the larv of a blowfly similar to that which has been mentioned by others as inhabiting sarracenia.
Leaf of sarracenia purpurea, entire, and another with the upper part cut off.
An extraordinary number of insects are caught by these sarracenia vases.
A large hunting spider, creeping among the grass and weeds, discovered the handsome cluster of the sarracenia.
In fact, it would seem that the sarracenia, like some animals, can feed upon carrion and thrive upon it.
They had not gone far when Phil and two of the girls came running up with hands full of the sarracenia, or pitcher-plant.
On the insects more particularly associated with sarracenia variolaris (Spotted trumpet-leaf).
From all appearance the terrible sarracenia was eating its victim alive.