linden looper

noun
variants: or less commonly linden inchworm

Definition of linden looper

: a yellow black-lined looper that is the larva of a moth (Erannis tiliaria) of the family Geometridae and that frequently defoliates the linden

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“Linden looper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/linden%20looper. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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