ballotbot (sp. var. balotbot) comm. larva of ba-i water beetle, edible if close to maturity. Inang-ang ku nan ballotbot an nungka-ut ot makapyah ba-i. I saw the larvae which had burrowed into the earth and it became a beetle. Nan balotbot ya mumbalin hi ba-i. The larvae becomes a water beetle. Sim: baddi.