Bombyx Mori

The genus of moths providing the bulk of the worlds' silk, the caterpillar is the Chinese silkworm. There are three distinct varieties, viz., B. Mori, B. Textor, and B. Fortunatus.

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  • Bombyx mori — Bombyx du mûrier Bombyx du mûrier …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bombyx mori — Bombyx mori. См. тутовый шелкопряд. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Bombyx mori — Silkworm redirects here. For other uses, see Silkworm (disambiguation). Bombyx mori Paired male (above) and female (below) …   Wikipedia

  • Bombyx mori — Seidenspinner Seidenspinner (Bombyx mori) Systematik Klasse: Insekten (Insecta) Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Bombyx mori — Silk Silk, n. [OE. silk, selk, AS. seolc, seoloc; akin to Icel. silki, SW. & Dan. silke; prob. through Slavic from an Oriental source; cf. Lith. szilkai, Russ. shelk , and also L. sericum Seric stuff, silk. Cf. {Sericeous}. {Serge} a woolen stuff …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bombyx mori — Silkworm Silk worm , n. [AS. seolcwyrm.] (Zo[ o]l.) The larva of any one of numerous species of bombycid moths, which spins a large amount of strong silk in constructing its cocoon before changing to a pupa. [1913 Webster] Note: The common… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bombyx mori — noun stocky creamy white Asiatic moth found almost entirely under human care; the source of most of the silk commerce • Syn: ↑domestic silkworm moth, ↑domesticated silkworm moth • Hypernyms: ↑bombycid, ↑bombycid moth, ↑silkworm moth …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bombyx mori — Commercial silkmoth …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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