ibotenic acid

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i·bo·ten·ic ac·id

(ī'bō-ten'ik as'id),
Chemical similar to kainic acid extracted from poisonous mushroom species Amanita muscaria and A. pantherina (family Agaricaceae). It exhibits substantial neuroexcitatory properties and is used in neuropharmacologic research.

ibotenic acid

the insecticidal agent in the mushroom amanitamuscaria.