Definition of Platysamia cecropia. Meaning of Platysamia cecropia. Synonyms of Platysamia cecropia

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Definition of Platysamia cecropia

Platysamia cecropia
Emperor Em"per*or, n. [OF. empereor, empereour, F. empereur, L. imperator, fr. imperare to command; in in + parare to prepare, order. See Parade, and cf. Imperative, Empress.] The sovereign or supreme monarch of an empire; -- a title of dignity superior to that of king; as, the emperor of Germany or of Austria; the emperor or Czar of Russia. Emperor goose (Zo["o]l.), a large and handsome goose (Philacte canagica), found in Alaska. Emperor moth (Zo["o]l.), one of several large and beautiful bombycid moths, with transparent spots on the wings; as the American Cecropia moth (Platysamia cecropia), and the European species (Saturnia pavonia). Emperor paper. See under Paper. Purple emperor (Zo["o]l.), a large, strong British butterfly (Apatura iris).

Meaning of Platysamia cecropia from wikipedia

- by James Duncan and John O. Westwood in 1841. Hyalophora cecropia (Linnaeus, 1758) – cecropia moth Hyalophora columbia (S.I. Smith, 1865) – Columbia silkmoth...
- and prothoracic glands in the metamorphosis of the giant silkworm "Platysamia cecropia"". Biol. Bull. 92 (2): 89–180. doi:10.2307/1538279. JSTOR 1538279...
- and Prothoracic Glands in the Metamorphosis of the Giant Silkworm, Platysamia cecropia" (PDF). Biological Bulletin. 93 (2): 89–98. doi:10.2307/1538279....
- and prothoracic glands in the metamorphosis of the giant silkworm, Platysamia cecropia". The Biological Bulletin. 93 (2): 89–98. doi:10.2307/1538279. JSTOR 1538279...