I don't think I have indicated that they are not a good food source... I have been correcting the notion that white worms are nematodes... this is a case of misidentification that has been passed along in the hobby.
With respect to nematodes, you have to be careful to not induce calcium insufficiency as they don't provide any D3... and there is a risk of pathogen transfer if you are collecting them from the enclosures.
There are nematodes that are easily cultured and used as a food source, these are sold a microworms (see Panagrellus redivivus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia). They are very small (about 1 millimeter in length).
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