Antheraea pernyi

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Noun1.Antheraea pernyi - a Chinese moth that produces a brownish silkAntheraea pernyi - a Chinese moth that produces a 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 parasitoid could be reared in various lepidopteran insect eggs such as Corcyra cephalonica (Stainton) (Pyralidae), Ephestia kuehniella Zeller (Pyralidae), Antheraea pernyi Guerin-Meneville (Saturniidae), or Samia cynthia ricini Boisduval (Saturniidae).
2007, "Structure and properties of regenerated Antheraea pernyi silk fibroin in aqueous solution," Int.
Fibers were also tested from cocoons of the silkworms Bombyx mori and Antheraea pernyi (Tussah silk), grown at the Silk Museum of Meliskerke (The Netherlands).
In fact, a number of wild species, some of which are native to China such as Antheraea pernyi, can be de-gummed.
Virescein multiple sequence alignment with closest lepidopteran orthologs: Antheraea pernyi, 1KV4_A; Bombyx mori, NP_001036829; Galleria mellonella, ABQ42574; Heliothis virescens, FJ546342; Hyblaeapuera, AAW21268; Manduca sexta, AAO74637; Spodoptera exigua, AAT38873; Spodoptera litura, BAC79440.
2003, "Compliant film of regenerated Antheraea pernyi silk fibroin by chemical crosslinking," Int.