Latest Ermine moth Stories
The Eucalantica genus belongs to the relatively primitive micro-moth group, Yponomeutidae.
A spike in the number of ermine moths has left trees in parts of Britain covered entirely in cocoons of silk resembling giant spider webs, observers said. I was quite excited when I first saw it because it gives quite a beautiful effect as it looks silky in the sunlight, Deborah Collick, parks manager in Maidstone, Kent, told The Daily Telegraph in a story published Friday. Adult ermine moths lay up to 400 eggs each.
- Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.