Gamolepis

noun
Ga·​mol·​e·​pis | \ gəˈmäləpə̇s \

Definition of Gamolepis

: a small genus of southern African herbs or shrubs (family Compositae) with alternate pinnatisect leaves and flowers resembling marigolds and having the bracts of the involucre united for one third or one half their length

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New Latin, from gam- + -lepis

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“Gamolepis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gamolepis. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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