Samia cynthia


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Related to Samia cynthia: cynthia moth, Antheraea pernyi
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Noun1.Samia cynthia - large green silkworm of the cynthia mothSamia cynthia - large green silkworm of the cynthia moth
giant silkworm, wild wilkworm, silkworm - larva of a saturniid moth; spins a large amount of strong silk in constructing its cocoon
genus Samia, Samia - silkworm moths
2.Samia cynthia - large Asiatic moth introduced into the United States; larvae feed on the ailanthus
giant silkworm moth, silkworm moth - any silkworm moth of the family Saturniidae
genus Samia, Samia - silkworm moths
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Performance of eri silkworm Samia cynthia ricini Boisduval on different host plants and economics of rearing on castor under Dharwad conditions.
Effect of different host plants on the economic traits of eri silkworm, Samia cynthia ricini Boisduval (Lepidoptera: Saturnidae).
Performance of eri silkworm, Samia cynthia ricini Boisd.