Translation of tiger moth in Spanish:

tiger moth

mariposa tigre, n.

noun

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    mariposa tigre feminine
    • A tiger moth swooped down and brushed Anna with its dusty wings before gliding off into the distance.
    • For example tiger moths make a loud noise, perfectly within the bats' range of hearing and timed to be in between the bats' echolocation calls so that they are as unmistakeable as possible.
    • Others, like the tiger moth, hear the bat and emit a jamming signal in the ultrasonic frequency spectrum.
    • Searching the Siberian hinterlands for a tiger moth that is surely extinct by now is his idea of fun.
    • Consider the Isabella tiger moth, seen from coast to coast.