cinnabar moth


Definition of CINNABAR MOTH

:  a European moth (Tyria jacobaeae) that has been introduced into the western United States in attempts to control the tansy ragwort on which its larvae feed —called also cinnabar

First Known Use of CINNABAR MOTH

circa 1893


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