- the outer coat of a spore.
Origin of exospore
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Sometimes the exospore is ruptured and detached loosely from the germinating spore.Fungi: Their Nature and Uses
Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
- the outer layer of the spores of some algae and fungi
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