: 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

Word History


New Latin, from gam- + -lepis

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“Gamolepis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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