goldtail moth

/ (ˈɡəʊldˌteɪl) /

noun

a European moth, Euproctis chrysorrhoea (or similis), having white wings and a soft white furry body with a yellow tail tuft: its hairy caterpillars are known as palmer worms: family LymantriidaeAlso called: yellowtail, yellowtail moth

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