A new term for individual fruits.
Proposed def.: A fruit development stage (PO:0001002) during which a fruit (PO:0009001) participates in the process of fruit ripening (GO:0009835).
Comment: Succeeds a fruit formation stage (PO:0025501). This stage is to be used for an individual fruit. For the development stage of a whole plant (PO:0000003), use whole plant fruit ripening stage (PO:0007010).