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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. any species of noctuid moths belonging to Catacola and allied genera. The numerous species are mostly large and handsomely colored. The under wings are commonly banded with bright red or orange.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. moth having dull forewings and red-marked hind wings


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