Isabella moth

noun

Definition of Isabella moth

: a common stout-bodied snuff-colored American arctiid moth (Isia isabella) having the hind wings often tinged with orange red

History and Etymology for Isabella moth

New Latin isabella (specific epithet of Isia isabella), perhaps from English isabella

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“Isabella moth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Isabella%20moth. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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