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Illustration for the term "gleba".

From the New York Mycological Society Summer 2011 newsletter, by Jason Cortlund, Editor, "gleba" is defined as:

"From Latin, the noun "gleba" describes the spore-bearing part of Gasteromycetes, fungi that include species of puffballs and stinkhorns. The fetid, dark tissue at the top of the stinkhorn Mutinus elegans is its gleba."




Gleba
Gleba
watercolor, GIMP
2011