Silkworm (Bombyx mori)

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderLepidoptera
FamilyBombycidae
GenusBombyx (1)

The silkworm has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

Information on the silkworm (Bombyx mori) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. ITIS (May, 2010)
    http://www.itis.gov