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Basket worm

(Zool.) a lepidopterous insect of the genus Thyridopteryx and allied genera, esp. Thyridopteryx ephemeræformis. The larva makes and carries about a bag or basket-like case of silk and twigs, which it afterwards hangs up to shelter the pupa and wingless adult females.

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Basisphenoid
basivertebral vein
Bask
Basket
basket ash
basket fern
basket fish
basket flower
basket hilt
Basket Maker
basket oak
basket rummy
basket spikemoss
basket star
basket weave
basket willow
-- Basket worm --
basket-handle arch
Basket-hilted
Basketball
basketball backboard
basketball clinic
basketball coach
basketball court
basketball equipment
basketball game
basketball hoop
basketball league
basketball play
basketball player
basketball score
basketball season
basketball shot
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