: a genus of pink-spored agarics lacking both volva and annulus, having the gills notched or separating from the fleshy stem, and including some (such as E. lividum) that are distinctly poisonous

Word History


New Latin, from ent- + Greek lōma fringe

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“Entoloma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Entoloma. Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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