moth-eaten

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death's-head moth Acherontia , genus Acherontia
large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing Actias luna , luna moth
large green silkworm of the cynthia moth ailanthus silkworm , Samia cynthia
moth whose larvae feed on and mat together with webbing various stored products of vegetable origin almond moth , Cadra cautella , fig moth
North American moth with grey-winged males and wingless females; larvae are fall cankerworms Alsophila pometaria
small moth whose larvae damage stored grain and flour Anagasta kuehniella , Mediterranean flour moth
moth whose larvae are flour moths Anagasta , genus Anagasta
small moth whose larvae feed on kernels of stored grains angoumois grain moth , angoumois moth , Sitotroga cerealella
oriental moth that produces brownish silk Antheraea mylitta , tussah , tusseh , tusser , tussore , tussur
Chinese moth that produces a brownish silk Antheraea pernyi , pernyi moth
very large yellowish-brown American silkworm moth with large eyespots on hind wings; larvae feed on fruit and shade trees Antheraea polyphemus , polyphemus moth
European moth with white antler-like markings on the forewings; the larvae damage pastures and grasslands antler moth , Cerapteryx graminis
moth genus arctia
stout-bodied broad-winged moth with conspicuously striped or spotted wings; larvae are hairy caterpillars arctiid , arctiid moth
California moth whose larvae live in especially oranges Argyrotaenia citrana , orange tortrix , tortrix
larvae (of a noctuid moth) that travel in large groups and destroy grains and alfalfa in the midwestern states army cutworm , Chorizagrotis auxiliaris
noctuid moth larvae that travel in multitudes destroying especially grass and grain armyworm , army worm , Pseudaletia unipuncta
moth whose destructive larvae travel in multitudes armyworm , Pseudaletia unipuncta
giant saturniid moth widespread in Asia; sometimes cultured for silk atlas moth , Atticus atlas
atlas moth Atticus , genus Atticus
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