Scientific Name: Spongiforma squarepantsii
New to science in 2011, Spongiforma squarepantsii is a species of fungus that produces sponge-like, rubbery orange fruit bodies that resume their original shape if water is squeezed out...just like the loveable cartoon. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff
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