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

Nearby words

  1. goldsmith beetle,
  2. goldsmith, oliver,
  3. goldstein,
  4. goldstein's toe sign,
  5. goldstone,
  6. goldthread,
  7. goldurn,
  8. goldurned,
  9. goldwasser,
  10. goldwater

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