lithosian

Lithosian

Li*tho"sian\, n. [From NL. Lithosia, the typical genus, fr. Gr. li`qos a stone, a rock.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of various species of moths belonging to the family Lithosid[ae]. Many of them are beautifully colored.
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