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chrysalis a hard shell or cocoon encasing a moth or butterfly in the pupal stage; pupa.
egg sac the pouch or cocoon in which many types of spiders deposit their eggs. [1/2 definitions]
pupa an intermediate stage in the development of many insects, such as butterflies, during which they do not eat and are often encased in a cocoon. [1/2 definitions]
raw silk silk that has been taken directly from the cocoon.
silk a fine, soft, shiny fiber produced by certain insects, esp. by the silkworm in spinning a cocoon. [1/5 definitions]
silkworm the larva of an Asian moth that spins pure and commercially valued silk to form its cocoon, or any of various other moth larvae that spin cocoons of similar material.
spin of a spider or insect, to make (a web or cocoon) by extruding filaments from the body. [1/15 definitions]