Troilus

troilus

(Science: zoology) A large, handsome American butterfly (Euphoeades, or papilio, troilus). It is black, with yellow marginal spots on the front wings, and blue spots on the rear wings.

Origin: NL, fr. L. Troilus, Gr, the son of Priam.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Troilus&oldid=11631"
First | Previous (Troilite) | Next (Troisier) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.