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Noun: Gelechia gossypiella
  1. Larvae of a gelechiid moth introduced from Asia; feeds on the seeds of cotton bolls
    - pink bollworm
     
  2. Small brown moth whose larvae bore into flowers and bolls of cotton

Type of: bollworm, gelechiid, gelechiid moth

Part of: family Gelechiidae, Gelechia, Gelechiidae, genus Gelechia

Encyclopedia: Gelechia gossypiella