Antheraea mylitta


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Noun1.Antheraea mylitta - oriental moth that produces brownish silkAntheraea mylitta - oriental moth that produces brownish silk
saturniid, saturniid moth - large brightly colored and usually tropical moth; larvae spin silken cocoons
Antheraea, genus Antheraea - large moths whose larvae produce silk of high quality
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The mouth parts sensillae in the larvae of tasar silkworm, Antheraea mylitta (D) (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae).
mori BmLeb1/2 (NP.001037468.1), 56% identical to Antheraea mylitta AmLeb (ABG72704.1) which was the first prorich apidaecin isolated [28], 47% identical to Pieris rapae PrLeb (AEO21919.1), and 46% identical to Antheraea pernyi ApLeb (ACB45567.1).
Films and scaffold have been successfully made using a mixture of gelatine and sericin extracted from silkworm Antheraea mylitta. Fabricated supports have evenly distributed pores, good compressive strength and high swellability.
Phylogenetic analysis indicated that ApDef gene had the closest genetic distance with Antheraea mylitta Defense.
At the university there, coin-sized disks are being produced from the cocoon of the tasar silkworm (Antheraea mylitta).