Wood leopard

(Zool.) a European spotted moth (Zeuzera æsculi) allied to the goat moth. Its large fleshy larva bores in the wood of the apple, pear, and other fruit trees.

See also: Wood

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Ruby Walsh, guaranteed a first jump jockeys' title since Paul Carberry's season was ended by injury last month, reached 95 wins when producing Wood Leopard, trained by Edward O'Grady for Jane Myerscough, with a strong late run to catch and beat Carina Bay by a length and a half in the two-mile maiden hurdle.
Formerly trained by Charles O'Brien, Wood Leopard has caught my eye twice recently, running with promise for Edward O'Grady in maiden hurdles at both Fairyhouse and Punchestown.
Photo: Bright, bewhiskered wood leopard mask and bead-crowned dance mask (each $175) are among South American crafts at Pamela Drake Imports