casemaking clothes moth

noun

Definition of casemaking clothes moth

: a common clothes moth (Tinea pellionella) having a larva that makes and lives in a tube of its food material fastened with silk which it spins

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“Casemaking clothes moth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/casemaking%20clothes%20moth. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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