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(tola`ath shani (Exodus 25:4, etc.)):
Cermes vermilio, a scale insect from which a red dye is obtained.
See COLOR; DYEING; WORM.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SCARLET (WORM)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.