from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of dipterous insects, of the family Tipulidæ, or crane-flies, widely distributed, and containing 6 North American species. E. longicornis is common in eastern parts of North America.
- n. A genus of noctuid moths, of the subfamily Gonepterinæ, remarkable for the long tuft of hairs on the palpi. There is only one known species
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