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Definition of the noun actias

What does actias mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. luna moths
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • synonym of Actias: genus Actias
    • more generic term: arthropod genus = a genus of arthropods
    • member of: family Saturniidae / Saturniidae = important and widely distributed family of moths including some of the largest insects known
    • member: Actias luna / luna moth = large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing

Phrases with Actias

Phrase starting with the word Actias:

  1. actias luna

Phrases ending with the word Actias:

  1. genus actias
  2. Eudonia Actias
  3. Eulechria Actias
  4. Philobota Actias
  5. Species Eudonia Actias
  6. Species Eulechria Actias
  7. Species Philobota Actias

Other phrases containing the word Actias:

  1. Lepanthes Actias-Luna
  2. Species Lepanthes Actias-Luna

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Actias

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Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (2014)

by George Watt

The following insects feed upon it : Actias selene, Caligula thibeta. ** Actias and Attacus Series. 3rd.—Ailanthus excelsa and A. glandulosa. (the former would most probably not succeed in England). The following are the insects regularly ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics (2014)

by Eric C.R. Reeve

Bombyx mori 1 Bombyx mandanna China • Bombyx mandarina Japan • Satnia cynthia pryeri ' Samia cynthia ricini -Rhodinia fugax • Actias setene •Actias artemis • Ant/ieraea pemyi ' Anthenzeo. yamamai • Caligula boisduualii ' Dictyoploca ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2001)

by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick

Actias. luna. (Linnaeus). [Lepidoptera. Saturniidae]. LUNALA Noun ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

Therapy Association ASCP American Society of Clinical Pathologists; American Society ofConsultant Pharmacists AsCPV Actias selene cypovirus; Agrotis segetum cypovirus ASCR American Society of Chiropodical Roentgenology ASCRS ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Abbreviations (2016)

The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance

Society of Clinical Pathology ASCP = American Society of Consultant Pharmacists ASCP=aspartate-specific cysteine protease ASCPT= American Society for Clinical Pharmacology andTherapeutics ASCPV = actias selene cypovirus ASCPV ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of toxicology (2005)

Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson

Poxviridae Actias selene cypovirus 4, (AsCPV-4), Reoviridae Actinomycetes phage ...

Google previewNational Geographic Animal Encyclopedia (2012)

2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! by Lucy H. Spelman

nectar ACTIAS LUNA The monarch's orange color wlms predators oi its nasty IANGQ Europe HANGE: North America DOMIYX MANDAP' NA RANGE: Asia; IHtYOdUCId worldwide SllEi 4 in [lo cm) DIET: Mulberry tree ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Actias luna (Linnaeus) from Florida, USA; lower right, Hyalophora cecropia ...

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Book & CD-ROM Set by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

[Actias luna.] ...

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Small photo of moth (Actias maenas) butterfly isolatedSmall photo of white moth butterfly (Actias artemis) isolatedSmall photo of Moth (Actias dubernadi, male) sitting on a pine branchSmall photo of collection of Giant Moth Actias maenas and night tropical butterfly moth with open wings in a top view as a only coming out at night isolated on black background with clipping pathSmall photo of Beautiful Indian Moon Moth (Actias selene, male) isolated on white backgroundSmall photo of Beautiful Chinese Moon Moth (Actias dubernardi, male) isolated on white backgroundSmall photo of Close-up of a moth wing (Actias - moon moth) More...

Scrabble value of A1C3T1I1A1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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