Current Trend in Silkworm(Bombyx mori ) Breeding of New Varieties for Varied Purposes
DU Xin1, FEI Jian-ming, LI Jun1, S.H. Hosseini Moghadam1, CHEN Yu-yin1* (1. College of Animal Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310029, China 2. Zhejiang Huzhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Huzhou 313000, China)
Silkworm breeding of new varieties with special characters has achieved great progress so as to meet the need of multi purposes in sericulture industry and other utilization. It can be briefly divided into two categories, that is, those used for silk production such as silkworm varieties with only male larvae, super-fine filament, super-coarse filament, artificial diet adaptable, natural color cocoon , and those for non-silk production such as silkworm varieties with silk spinning in flat way, pure sericin-cocoon, specific for bio-reactor, for food and drug purpose.
【CateGory Index】： S882