Translation of moth in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /mɔːθ; mɒθ/


  • mariposa (f) de la luz, palomilla (f)
    (clothes moth)
    polilla (f) like moths around a flame como las mariposas alrededor de la luz
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    • Bats and nocturnal moths take to the wing, while butterflies settle and flowers begin to close their petals.
    • This is a bacterium that is only harmful to Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths.
    • Butterflies, moths, hummingbirds, cardinals, bluejays and more visited our gardens.

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