Fruiting body

Fruiting body

(Science: microbiology plant biology) a macroscopic reproductive structure produced by some fungi (for example, mushrooms) and some bacteria (for example, myxobacteria). Fruiting bodies are distinct in size, shape, and colouration for each species.


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