Aman·​i·​top·​sis | \ əˌmanəˈtäpsə̇s \

Definition of Amanitopsis

: a genus of agarics distinguished by the absence of an annulus and being with a few exceptions poisonous

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First Known Use of Amanitopsis

1880, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Amanitopsis

New Latin, from Amanita + -opsis

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“Amanitopsis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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