Definition of Genus Trichophaga
1. Noun. Carpet moths.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Tineidae, Tineidae
Member holonyms: Carpet Moth, Tapestry Moth, Trichophaga Tapetzella
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Trichophaga
Literary usage of Genus Trichophaga
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)
"... winter arrests development temporarily. The insect is widely distributed all over the continent, and in fact all over the world. Genus TRICHOPHAGA ..."