Acherontia atropos

noun
European hawkmoth with markings on the back resembling a human skull
Syn: ↑death's-head moth
Hypernyms: ↑hawkmoth, ↑hawk moth, ↑sphingid, ↑sphinx moth, ↑hummingbird moth
Member Holonyms: ↑Acherontia, ↑genus Acherontia

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  • Acherontĭa Atrŏpos — Acherontĭa Atrŏpos, Totenkopf (Schmetterl.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Acherontia atropos — Sphinx tête de mort Sphinx tête de mort …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acherontia atropos — Taxobox name = Acherontia atropos image caption = Acherontia atropos regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Lepidoptera familia = Sphingidae subfamilia = Sphinginae genus = Acherontia species = A. atropos binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Acherontia atropos — Death s head Death s head , n. A naked human skull as the emblem of death; the head of the conventional personification of death. [1913 Webster] I had rather be married to a death s head with a bone in his mouth. Shak. [1913 Webster] {Death s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acherontia atropos — …   Википедия

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