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Definition of the noun arctiidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. tiger moths

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Google previewBiennial Report of the Commissioner of Horticulture of the State of California for ... (1907)

The family Arctiidae is a very large one, being represented by thirty-eight genera and over two thousand species, of which there are some hundred and twenty species in the United States. It includes the so-called woolly-bears and tiger- moths.

Google previewTiger Moths and Woolly Bears (2009)

Behavior, Ecology, and Evolution of the Arctiidae by William E. Conner

Conclusions Arctiidae is a biologically fascinating and spectacular lineage of Lepidoptera that controversial taxonomies cannot obscure. A tremendous ...

Google previewBiennial Report (1907)

by California. State Commission of Horticulture

The family Arctiidae is a very large one, being represented by thirty-eight genera and over two thousand species, of which there are some hundred and twenty species in the United States. It includes the so-called woolly-bears and tiger- moths.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

[Lepidoptera: Arctiidae]. A moth that occurs in USA and Australia (WA, Qld). See Bella Moth. CROTALARIA PODBORER Argina astrea (Drury) [Lepidoptera: Arctiidae]. Endemic to India, Thailand, ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

The Arctiidae and Ctenuchidae are perhaps richest in species in the lowland but also have many exclusively montane species. In Borneo the montane Arctiidas include a Indo-Australian Lepidoptera 213.

Google previewDictionary of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology (1998)

by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava

Arctiidae: A family of order Lepi- doptera which includes several species of hairy caterpillars. The moths are brightly coloured. The larvae are hairy and pests of cultivated crops, e.g. Bihar hairy caterpiller, Spilosoma obliqua. Arcuate: Bent like ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Natural History: Or, A Popular Dictionary of Animated Nature (1849)

... to which are Added, a Syllabus of Practical Taxidermy, and a Glossarial Appendix by Samuel Maunder

ARCTIIDAE. A family of Lepidopterous insects, belonging to the general section HETERoCERA, comprising those species which have the wings deflexed in repose, the posterior pair not extending beyond the costa of the anterior. males are ...

Google previewThe encyclopedia of practical horticulture (1914)

a reference system of commercial horticulture, covering the practical and scientific phases of horticulture, with special reference to fruits and vegetables by William Worthington

Spotless Fall Web Worm Hyphantria textor Harris (Family Arctiidae) General Appearance The adults are slightly over one-half inch long with a wing expanse of one and one-half inches.

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

by Douglas M. Considine

Arctiidae Citheroniidae (also called Ceratocampidae) Coleophoridae (also called Haploptiliidae) Cossidae Eucleidae (also called Limacodidae or Cochidiidae) ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

In coogeog; a primary marine realm or zoölogical division of the waters of the globe, Arctiidae embracing the seas of the northern hemisphere as far to the south as floating ice descends. Gill. Arctalian (ārk-tä'li-an), a. [(Arctalia.] Of [(Arctic or ...

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Small photo of MONACO - CIRCA 2002: A stamp printed by MONACO shows garden tiger moth (Arctia caja) - a moth of the Arctiidae family, circa 2002Small photo of Arctiidae caterpillar crawling on a snowdrop in the gardenSmall photo of Scarlet tiger moth (Callimorpha dominula). Brightly coloured British insect in the family Erebidae, previously Arctiidae, at rest.Small photo of Ruby tiger moth (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) from above. British insect with red and brown colours, in the family Erebidae, previously Arctiidae, at rest.Small photo of Common footman moth (Eilema lurideola). Slender British insect in the family Erebidae, previously Arctiidae, at rest.Small photo of Scarlet tiger moths (Callimorpha dominula) mating on vegetation. Brightly coloured British insects in the family Erebidae, previously Arctiidae, in copSmall photo of Green worm on the leaf. (Arctiidae, Lymantriidae, Lasiocampidae) More...

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