snowberry clearwing

noun
variants: or snowberry clearwing moth

Definition of snowberry clearwing

plural snowberry clearwings or snowberry clearwing moths
:a hawk moth (Hemaris diffinis) that resembles a bumblebee, has black-bordered, clear wings devoid of scales, is active during the day, and has a larva that is a hornworm which feeds on various plants including the snowberry called also bumblebee clearwing, bumblebee moth

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First Known Use of snowberry clearwing

1903


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