|Location(s)||Must be Dug Up|
May have been famous once. Nowadays, it can be used as fishing bait, or eaten in an emergency. — In-game description
The Earthworm is an animal in DayZ Standalone, living in the soil beneath Chernarus. It can be obtained from the ground to use for crafting Fishing Bait. They are also stackable up to a maximum of 10.
- Earthworms in real life are edible and contain a very high amount of protein.
- The description may be an indirect reference to the 1994 side-scrolling platforming video game Earthworm Jim.