It is closely allied to the Polyphemus moth, and its caterpillar also feeds on the oak.
"Our Common Insects" by Alpheus Spring Packard
The most terrible, Polyphemus, devours several of Odysseus' companions.
"Christianity As A Mystical Fact" by Rudolf Steiner
Poseidon will not permit it, because thou hast blinded his son, Polyphemus.
"Odysseus, the Hero of Ithaca" by Homer
Polyphemus is a giant, though the mountain hold him down.
"The Uncalled" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Neptune, to revenge the injuries of his son Polyphemus, changed the ship into a rock.
"The Metamorphoses of Ovid" by Publius Ovidius Naso
There is no room in Pylos for a Circe or a Polyphemus.
"Homer's Odyssey" by Denton J. Snider
Finette's master resembled Polyphemus.
"Laboulaye's Fairy Book" by Various
Here was no less a place than the cave of Polyphemus, where Homer, at least, may have stood, if Ulysses didn't.
"The Dodge Club" by James De Mille
We engag'd them forty-six minutes, when the "Achille" and "Polyphemus" came up to our assistance.
"Notes and Queries, Number 231, April 1, 1854" by Various
Adventures of Achaemenides with Polyphemus: and of Macareus amongst the Lestrigonians.
"The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II" by Ovid
The Polyphemus moth, with its unusual 'eyespots' is one of the largest moths.
I saw this Polyphemus moth warming in the morning sun.
In my neighbors small bush, these Polyphemus Moths were found mating VERY large in size.
Giant Mating Polyphemus Moths Click to enlarge.
The Polyphemus moth , with its unusual 'eyespots' is one of the largest moths.
The Polyphemus moth , with its unusual 'eyespots' is one of the largest moths .
The Polyphemus Moth , or Antheraea Polyphemus, is a North American member of the family Saturniidae, the giant silk moths .
These large eyespots are what led to the moth 's name inspired from the Greek myth of the Cyclops Polyphemus.