pseudoparenchyma


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pseu·do·pa·ren·chy·ma

(sū'dō-pă-reng'ki-mă),
In fungi, a tissue-like mass of modified hyphae.
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Peridium 24-59 [micro]m ([bar.x] = 32, n = 20), composed brown pseudoparenchyma cells of textura angularis.
Spore balls mostly in the air canals of the mesophyll; globose; flattened at contact to adjacent balls; 100-200 [micron]m; firmly composed of central sterile pseudoparenchyma and a layer of fertile cells covered by a layer of sterile cortical cells.