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Mushroom. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the gills of an unidentified mushroom. The gills are on the underside of the mushroom's cap and are the structures from which reproductive spores are shed. A mushroom is the umbrella-shaped fruiting body, or sporophore, of certain types of fungi. Magnification: x11 at 6x7cm size.
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