Isabella moth

Isabella moth

Is`a*bel"la moth`\ (?; 115). (Zo["o]l.) A common American moth (Pyrrharctia isabella), of an isabella color. The larva, called woolly bear and hedgehog caterpillar, is densely covered with hairs, which are black at each end of the body, and red in the middle part.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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