The Boletes - spore-bearing tubes in place of gills

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Close-up view of Bolete mushroom cap cutaway, showing the spore-bearing spongy tubes, or pores, in place of gills, the latter of which are more typical of mushrooms that have stems and caps.
Close-up view of Bolete mushroom cap cutaway, showing the spore-bearing spongy tubes, or pores, in place of gills, the latter of which are more typical of mushrooms that have stems and caps.
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