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  • The tussur silk industry is of considerable importance, and the silk is reputed the best in the Central Provinces.
  • The principal industry is the spinning and weaving of silk, chiefly from tussur or jungle silkworms. There are also several lac factories.
  • - Chinese Tussur Moth, yearly and producing a soft flossy cocoon; the Chinese monthly worm, B.
  • The most important of the species at the present time is the Chinese tussur or tasar worm, Antheraea pernyi (figs.
  • 7, 8), an oakfeeding species, native of Mongolia, from which is derived the greater part of the so-called tussur silk now imported intoEurope.
 

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