XXXV. Some Account of the Kolísurra Silk-Worm of the Deccan

William Henry Sykes
1834 Transactions of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland  
In my late researches in that part of the Deccan lying between the sources and junction of theBímaandMota Molarivers, I met with the cocoons of the silk-worm which is calledKolísurraby the Mahrattas. The insect is an object of interest to the manufacturer from the strength of the fibre in the silk it produces.
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