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leopard moth

noun
  1. a moth, Zeuzera pyrina, having white wings spotted with black and larvae that bore into the wood of various trees and shrubs.
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Origin of leopard moth

First recorded in 1810–20
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British Dictionary definitions for leopard moth

leopard moth

noun
  1. a nocturnal European moth, Zeuzera pyrina, having white wings and body, both marked with black spots: family Cossidae
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