|(Zool.)||any one of several species of moth whose larvæ feed on the strawberry vines|
|The smeared dagger (Apatela oblinita), whose large hairy larva is velvety black with two rows of bright yellow spots on each side.|
|A geometrid (Angerona crocataria) which is yellow with dusky spots on the wings. Called also currant moth.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.