En·​to·​lo·​ma | \ ˌentəˈlōmə \

Definition of Entoloma

: 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

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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 6 Jul. 2020.

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