isabella moth


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Isabella moth \Is`a*bel"la moth`\ (?; 115). (Zool.)
   A common American moth (Pyrrharctia isabella), of an
   isabella color. The larva, called woolly bear and {hedgehog
   caterpillar}, is densely covered with hairs, which are black
   at each end of the body, and red in the middle part.
   [1913 Webster]
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