genus Samia


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Noun1.genus Samia - silkworm mothsgenus Samia - silkworm moths      
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Saturniidae, Saturniidae - important and widely distributed family of moths including some of the largest insects known
cynthia moth, Samia walkeri, Samia cynthia - large Asiatic moth introduced into the United States; larvae feed on the ailanthus
ailanthus silkworm, Samia cynthia - large green silkworm of the cynthia moth