family Arctiidae


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Noun1.family Arctiidae - tiger moths
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
arctiid, arctiid moth - stout-bodied broad-winged moth with conspicuously striped or spotted wings; larvae are hairy caterpillars
Callimorpha, genus Callimorpha - cinnabar moths
woolly bear moth - larva of moth of the family Arctiidae
References in periodicals archive ?
On the lepidopterous fauna of Arunachal Pradesh & adjoining areas of Assam in North-East India: family Arctiidae.
The Moths of Borneo: Family Arctiidae, Subfamily Lithosiinae.