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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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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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chrisgoforth

Date

May 25, 2014 10:19 AM EDT

Description

Need a confirmation - or rejection - of my ID!

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

July 4, 2015 10:16 AM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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reallifeecology

Date

June 28, 2014 03:45 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

Date

July 30, 1998

Description

Best guesstimate as to location.

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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karolina

Date

June 30, 2015 04:17 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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benconnorbarrie

Date

June 17, 2015 04:25 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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pcornett

Date

June 11, 2015 12:55 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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kylejones

Date

June 9, 2015 02:00 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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fluffberger

Date

June 5, 2015

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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migueleq

Date

May 30, 2015 02:01 PM CDT

Description

Hongo comestible en un puesto de verduras en el mercado de Coatepec. Me lo recomendaron cocinar frito con epazote, cebolla y chile o en chileatole

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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ajhoyt12

Date

May 28, 2015 03:13 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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mmkimberly

Date

May 9, 2015 01:15 PM EDT
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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.