Bombycidae is a family of moths. The best-known species is Bombyx mori (Linnaeus) or silkworm, native to northern China and domesticated for millennia. Another well known species is Bombyx mandarina, also native to Asia.
This list is provisional. Genera such as Apatelodes
are placed in the Apatelodidae
, if these are considered valid. Ephoria
may be a synonym
), and Epia
may be one of Hadena