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

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May 22, 2016 05:30 PM SAST

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May 20, 2016 04:32 PM EDT

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May 21, 2016 05:40 PM EDT

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May 22, 2016 01:23 PM EDT

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April 23, 2016 02:00 PM YEKT

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fungee

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May 13, 2016 06:19 PM EDT

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kassidy

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May 8, 2016 12:12 PM CDT

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kriley19

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May 4, 2016 03:00 PM EDT

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liseletellier

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April 30, 2016 11:26 AM EDT

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rcurtis

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April 23, 2016 04:58 PM EDT

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bluesarracenia

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April 23, 2016 02:42 PM CDT

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stevenwilson

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August 10, 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...

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