Origin of wax moth
Examples from the Web for wax moth
Historical Examples of wax moth
"Quite between ourselves, I taught them that," cried the Wax-moth.
"You speak truth for once," the Queen said suddenly, for she recognized the Wax-moth.
But the great question in bee-culture is, How to prevent the depredation of the wax-moth?Soil Culture
J. H. Walden
The little grey Wax-moth, pressed close in a crack in the alighting-board, had waited this chance all day.
Laying at every sob, the Wax-moth backed into a crowd of young bees, and left Melissa bewildered and annoyed.
- a brown pyralid moth, Galleria mellonella, the larvae of which feed on the combs of beehivesAlso called: honeycomb moth, bee moth