arctiid moth

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Synonyms for arctiid moth

stout-bodied broad-winged moth with conspicuously striped or spotted wings

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Larvae are very constant in color and shape but pupae, on the other hand, are brightly colored and variable, on the contrary of most other arctiid moths.
Courtship pheromone production and body size as correlates of larval diets in males of the arctiid moth, Utetheisa ornatrix.
Precopulatory sexual interaction in an arctiid moth (Utetheisa ornatrix): role of a pheromone derived from dietary alkaloids.
Preference for high concentrations of plant pyrrolizidine alkaloids in the specialist arctiid moth Utetheisa ornatrix depends on previous experience.
Parental body mass as a determinant of egg size and egg output in an arctiid moth (Utetheisa ornatrix).
Male courtship pheromones as indicators of genetic quality in an arctiid moth (Utetheisa ornatrix).
Increased fecundity, as a function of multiple mating, in an arctiid moth, Utetheisa ornatrix.