Fruiting bodies

Fruiting body (disambiguation)

Fruiting body may refer to:

  • Sporocarp (fungi), a multicellular structure on which spore-producing structures, such as basidia or asci, are borne
  • Sporangium, a plant or fungal structure producing and containing spores
  • When nutrients are scarce, myxobacteria aggregate into fruiting bodies

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