hag moth

noun

Definition of hag moth

: a North American eucleid moth (Phobetron pithecium) whose larva feeds on trees and shrubs

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“Hag moth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hag%20moth. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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