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Which leaves form the diet of the silkworm?

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What type of leaves do the silkworm feed on?

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How does a silkworm make silk?

A silkworm makes silk be excreting a rope like substance from its silk glands. Silkworms must eat a very special diet of special leaves from China in order to make this silk.

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On the leaves of which plant do silkworm feed?

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How does a silkworm breathe?

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What else does a silkworm eat other than mulberry leaves?

Silkworms also eat beetroot leaves

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Silk "worms" are actually the larval form of the domestic silk moth (Bombyx mori). The silkworms are raised on a diet of only white mulberry (Morus alba) leaves until they enter the pupal stage. The cocoons which the silkworms make are then used to make silk.

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Do silkworms live in dirt?

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What does a silkworm eat?

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What is the difference between a male silkworm and a female silkworm?

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What are the steps in making silk?

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What is the use of silkworm?

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