Definition of Cacao moth
1. Noun. Small moth whose larvae feed on tobacco and other dried plant products.
Generic synonyms: Pyralid, Pyralid Moth
Group relationships: Ephestia, Genus Ephestia
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cacao Moth
cacao moth (current term)
Literary usage of Cacao moth
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Entomological Section (1901)
"... Bulletin 28, Miscellaneous Information, Botanical Dept. of Trinidad, 'or. (See also Bull. 29, 1. c., for an anonymous note on a cacao moth of the family ..."