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The males of the wild Bombycid "fly swiftly in the day-time and evening, but the females are usually very sluggish and inactive."
The family Bombycid comprises many species which we must not omit to mention.The Insect World|Louis Figuier
A remarkable family (Bombycid) is that of the hawk moths, which much resemble in shape and action humming birds.Zoology: The Science of Animal Life|Ernest Ingersoll
They belong to that family of Bombycid, which envelop their eggs in hair plucked from their own body.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. II (of 4)|William Kirby