Oriental moth

noun

Definition of Oriental moth

: an Asian moth (Cnidocampa flavescens) of the family Limacodidae now established in eastern North America and having a larva that feeds on fruit and some shade trees

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“Oriental moth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oriental%20moth. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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