Definition of Genus tineola
1. Noun. Webbing clothes moths.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Tineidae, Tineidae
Member holonyms: Tineola Bisselliella, Webbing Clothes Moth, Webbing Moth
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Tineola
Literary usage of Genus tineola
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Moth Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Moths of North America by William Jacob Holland (1903)
"... the trees with coal-oil emulsion or with linseed- oil. The greasy application is said to destroy the pupae in the thin papery cocoons. Genus TINEOLA ..."