The white canines are splashed with glossy brown, giving an effect something like spotted fur but more like a spill or an abstract painting.
The spotted owl case of 1990, which put federal forests in the Pacific Northwest off limits for logging, is one of the most notable.
Edmund Spenser in his Amoretti sonnets compares his love with a spotted panther who attracts with beauty but shows no mercy and is cruel.
The spotted fur cape he wears in many pictures reinforces this wilderness imagery.
The black-and-white spotted machines, which serve dairy products exclusively, were installed in schools at the beginning of the school year.
The cover shows a man in white suit with a ridiculous polka dotted tie, even more absurd spotted socks, and clownish white and black shoes.
The right side of his face was not entirely immobile, but rigid, as though molded from some obscene plastic, and above it the bare front of his scalp was frail and spotted brown, like a quail's egg.
Unlike the more familiar and common pea aphid, relatively few spotted alfalfa aphids can significantly reduce the growth of alfalfa, particularly in new seedings.
He walks a Dalmatian down the street and carries a black-and-white spotted banner in a parody of identity and affiliation.
They raised cackling laying hens and pastured fat, spotted steers.