cinnabar moth

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Noun1.cinnabar moth - large red-and-black European mothcinnabar moth - large red-and-black European moth; larvae feed on leaves of ragwort; introduced into United States to control ragwort
arctiid, arctiid moth - stout-bodied broad-winged moth with conspicuously striped or spotted wings; larvae are hairy caterpillars
Callimorpha, genus Callimorpha - cinnabar moths
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References in periodicals archive ?
Francke et al., "Mating attempts between the Scarlet Tiger Moth, Callimorpha dominula L., and the Cinnabar Moth, Tyria jacobaeae L.
Diversity of pyrrolizidine alkaloids in Senecio species does not affect the specialist herbivore Tyria jacobaeae. Oecologia 133: 541-550.
Predator interference with the cinnabar moth (Tyria jacobaeae) for the biological control of tansy ragwort (Senecio jacobaea).
Yn ystod misoedd Mai a Mehefin y bydd gwyfyn y creulys (Tyria jacobaeae; cinnabar moth) yn hedfan ac mae'n wyfyn coch a du trawiadol.