GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. (Zoöl.) a beautiful butterfly (Vanessa Atalanta) common in both Europe and America. The front wings are crossed by a broad orange red band. The larva feeds on nettles. Called also
Atalanta butterfly, and nettle butterfly.
- n. of temperate Europe and Asia; having black wings with red and white markings
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List title totally stolen from she. Right, the stock entry for this list should be a two-word phrase where one of the words denotes a colour; even better if the expression has some metaphoric value...
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Names of butterflies and moths that I find interesting, and terms associated with citizens of Lepidoptera.
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Flora, fauna and other things common in the time and place where I grew up
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