Bombycidae


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Related to Bombycidae: Bombyx mori, Gelechiidae, Saturniidae
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Noun1.Bombycidae - Chinese silkworm moth
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
bombycid, bombycid moth, silkworm moth - moderate-sized Asiatic moth whose larvae feed on mulberry leaves and produce silk
Bombyx, genus Bombyx - type genus of the Bombycidae: Chinese silkworm moth
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fed on diet based on Bombyx mori (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae) mixed with pollen of narrow-leaved cattail (Typha angustifolia L.), highlighting the importance of feed with pollen for nymph survival.
Therefore, specific PCR results are highly applicable to phylogenetic analysis of the Bombycidae species.
Omotoso, "An evaluation of the nutrients and some anti-nutrients in silkworm, bombyxmori L.(Bombycidae: Lepidoptera)," Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences, vol.
(2015) Functional characterization of two paralogous JH receptors, methoprene-tolerant 1 and 2, in the silkworm, Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae).
Yamakawa, "Cooperative antibacterial relationship between lebocin and cecropin D, antibacterial peptides isolated from the silkworm, Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae)," Applied Entomology and Zoology, vol.
Silk is a natural fibre that is produced by silk worms such as Bombycidae, Saturnidae and Lasiocampidae (Nagaraju, 2008) and spiders (Humenik et al., 2011).
Reduction of kurstaki-HDl movements Papilionidae Papilio Bti Berliner Fairly rapid demoleus spore paralysis followed by alkalinity Gelechiidae Pectinophora Delta- Evidence of gut gossypella endotoxin paralysis gut endotoxin muscles surrounding the disorganized epithelium relaxed Bombycidae B.
Studies on the influence of temperature and humidity on biological traits of silkworm (Bombyx mori L.; Bombycidae).
Entomopathogenic fungi disturbed the larval growth and feeding performance of Ocinara varians Walker (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae) Larvae.
(Lepidoptera: Bombycidae), e uma atividade de importancia socio-economica, sendo que os pequenos proprietarios agricolas encontram nesta atividade uma opcao para o aumento na renda, utilizando racionalmente a mao-de-obra familiar (Brancalhao, 2002).
Classi- Disorders fication Family name Scientific name Anguillidae Anguilla japonica Temminck and Schlegel Apidae Apis cerana Fabricius Animal Bombycidae Bombyx mori F.