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Developing puff ball fruiting body {Calostoma sp.}. The jelly protects the white developing fruiting body (gasterocarp) inside from insects and other creatures that would otherwise eat it. When mature the fruiting body emerges from the jelly and soon after is able to release its spores. Maliau Basin, Sabah's 'Lost World', Borneo, Malaysia.