A genus of moths including the silkworm moth See Silkworm
- type genus of Bombycidae: Chinese silkworm moth
- A genus of moths, which include the silkworm moth. See Silkworm.
The mulberry-feeding moth, Bombyx mori, which is the principal source of silk, belongs to the Bombycidae, a family of Lepidoptera in which are embraced some of the largest and most handsome moths.