Definition of Kentish glory in English:

Kentish glory

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noun

  • A large European moth with orange-brown and white markings, occurring chiefly on moorland and in open woodland.
    • Endromis versicolora, the only member of the family Endromidae
    More example sentences
    • The Kentish glory disappeared from England in 1970 while the netted mountain is a priority species, according to Butterfly Conservation.
    • Other important Scottish species are those that need large areas of habitat, like the Marsh Fritillary and the Kentish Glory moth.
    • Larger moths like the Kentish Glory also associate with birch woods.

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