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  • Español México
    • pechuga de pollo
  • German
    • Schwefelporling
  • Scientific Names
    • Laetiporus sulphureus
    • Laetiporus cincinnatus
    • Polyporus sulphureus
  • English
    • Chicken of the Woods
    • Sulphur Shelf
  • Spanish
    • Pollo del bosque

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

toughnutz31

Date

August 26, 2015 08:12 PM EDT

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Date

August 26, 2015 08:42 AM EDT

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

mperdicas

Date

August 25, 2015 07:40 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Date

August 15, 2015

Description

This very young Chicken-of-the-Woods mushroom was found at the base of a tree. This young cluster will eventually grow into very large yellow, orange fan-shaped brackets along the trunk or base of the tree.

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

thehaplesshiker

Date

July 24, 2015

Place

Grayson VA (Google, OSM)

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

August 24, 2015 10:16 AM CEST

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

karolina

Date

August 24, 2015 06:16 AM EDT

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

bouteloua

Date

June 6, 2015

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Date

August 27, 2014

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Date

August 27, 2014

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

acryptozoo

Date

August 16, 2015 06:48 AM EDT

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What

Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Observer

npollock66

Date

August 12, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Laetiporus sulphureus is a species of bracket fungus (fungus that grows on trees) found in Europe and North America. Its common names are sulphur polypore, sulphur shelf, and chicken of the woods. Its fruit bodies grow as striking golden-yellow shelf-like structures on tree trunks and branches. Like other bracket fungi, they may last many years and fade to pale grey or brown. The undersurface of the fruit body is made up of tubelike pores rather than...

No range data available.