capillitium defined in 1951 yearcapillitium - capillitium;
capillitium - (1) Tubular protoplasmic threads in fruit bodies of Myxomycetes (slime moulds), shown to assist discharge of spores in some species by their movements in response to changes in humidity, (a) Sterile hyphae in fruit bodies of certain fungi, e.g. puff-balls.
near capillitium in Knolik
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