saturniid


saturniid
/səˈtɜniɪd/ (say suh'terneeid)

noun
1. any of the large moths of the family Saturniidae, including many of the most strikingly coloured species.
adjective
2. denoting or relating to these moths.
{New Latin Sāturniidae, from Latin Sāturnius of Saturn1}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.