basket worm in AZ Dictionary
- (n) a lepidopterous pest for the genus Thyridopteryx and allied genera, esp. Thyridopteryx ephemeræformis. The larva makes and holds about a bag or basket-like instance of silk and twigs, which it afterward hangs up to shelter the pupa and wingless adult females.
- (n) Same as bag-worm.
- Cross Reference for "basket worm"
- orange basket-worm