Luna-moth meaning

lo͝onə
A large pale-green North American saturniid moth (Actias luna) with hind wings that have elongated tips.
noun
0
0
A large, North American moth (Actias luna) with crescent-marked, pastel-green wings, the hind pair of which end in elongated tails.
noun
0
0
(entomology) A large, green American moth, Actias luna, that has crescent-shaped marks on its wings.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of luna-moth

  • New Latin lūna species name from Latin moon lunar

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition