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large brightly colored and usually tropical moth; larvae spin silken cocoons
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large moth of temperate forests of Eurasia having heavily scaled transparent wings
large American moth having yellow wings with purplish or brownish markings; larvae feed on e.g. maple and pine trees
giant silkworm moth
any silkworm moth of the family Saturniidae
large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing
North American silkworm moth; larvae feed on the leaves of forest trees
large yellow American moth having a large eyelike spot on each hind wing; the larvae have stinging spines
very large yellowish-brown American silkworm moth with large eyespots on hind wings; larvae feed on fruit and shade trees
a Chinese moth that produces a brownish silk
oriental moth that produces brownish silk
large Asiatic moth introduced into the United States; larvae feed on the ailanthus
giant saturniid moth widespread in Asia; sometimes cultured for silk
typically crepuscular or nocturnal insect having a stout body and feathery or hairlike antennae
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