Bombyx mori


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Bombyx mori

[′bäm‚biks ′mȯr·ē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The species name of the commercial silkworm.
References in periodicals archive ?
Growth and biochemical composition of silkgland of Bombyx mori on exposure to pituitary extract.
The increased organic constituents of the silkworm, Bombyx mori was also observed by earlier investigators on administration of vertebrate pituitary extract (Bharathi et al.
In contrast to what was expected given the functions of the different silks, more similarities were found between spider dragline silk and cocoon silks of Bombyx mori and Antheraea pernyi than between the latter and the spider egg sac silk.
It is as if Bombyx mori, smuggled into the West via Istanbul fifteen hundred years ago, has flown back home to China.
Bombyx mori is a lepidopteran insect that has been domesticated for more than seven thousand years.
Endoparasitoid Telenomus theophilae Wu et Chen (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae), is the predominant parasitoid of Bombyx mandarina eggs, and it also could parasite successful in domestic silkworm Bombyx mori (Sun et al.
The density of females of Palmistichus elaeisis Delvare and LaSalle (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) affects their reproductive performance on pupae of Bombyx mori L.
52% similarity to Bombyx mori Dicer-1 (XP_004922366) and Drosophila melanogaster Dicer-1 (ABD61603), respectively.
1957) Elektrophysiologische Untersuchungen von Chemo- und Mechanorezeptoren der Antenne des Seidenspinners Bombyx mori L.
No entanto ha relatos que doses altas de vitamina C causam decrescimo do peso larval, podendo ocasionar a morte das lagartas do Bombyx mori L.
A quantidade e qualidade do alimento ingerido na fase larval afetam varias caracteristicas biologicas dos insetos (Parra, 2009), alem disso, em Bombyx mori L.