Origin of wax moth
Examples from the Web for wax moth
The Wax-moth tripped towards the fourth brood-frame where the young bees were busy feeding the babies.
"Quite between ourselves, I taught them that," cried the Wax-moth.
The little grey Wax-moth, pressed close in a crack in the alighting-board, had waited this chance all day.
But the great question in bee-culture is, How to prevent the depredation of the wax-moth?Soil Culture|J. H. Walden
One would imagine the moth to be an enemy of no consequence, but the wax-moth (Tinea mellonella) is a most formidable enemy.A Description of the Bar-and-Frame-Hive|W. Augustus Munn