Basilarchia astyanax
Ursula Ur"su*la, n. (Zo["o]l.) A beautiful North American butterfly ({Basilarchia astyanax} syn. {Limenitis astyanax}). Its wings are nearly black with red and blue spots and blotches. Called also {red-spotted purple}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Limenitis astyanax — Ursula Ur su*la, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A beautiful North American butterfly ({Basilarchia astyanax} syn. {Limenitis astyanax}). Its wings are nearly black with red and blue spots and blotches. Called also {red spotted purple}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • red-spotted purple — Ursula Ur su*la, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A beautiful North American butterfly ({Basilarchia astyanax} syn. {Limenitis astyanax}). Its wings are nearly black with red and blue spots and blotches. Called also {red spotted purple}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ursula — Ur su*la, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A beautiful North American butterfly ({Basilarchia astyanax} syn. {Limenitis astyanax}). Its wings are nearly black with red and blue spots and blotches. Called also {red spotted purple}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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