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).
Films and scaffold have been successfully made using a mixture of gelatine and sericin extracted from silkworm Antheraea mylitta.
Phylogenetic analysis indicated that ApDef gene had the closest genetic distance with Antheraea mylitta Defense.