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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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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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loriannkayaker

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July 26, 2014 09:56 AM ADT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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July 18, 2016 11:09 AM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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jmluger

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July 16, 2016 10:53 AM AKDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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swampy

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July 17, 2016

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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lbrensk

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July 15, 2016 06:34 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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aheathco

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July 14, 2016 02:10 PM CDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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maryam2

Date

July 9, 2016 03:30 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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rustyniknax

Date

July 6, 2016 04:26 PM EDT

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(Somewhere...)

Description

Humpback rocks

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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theonlyamalee

Date

July 7, 2016 10:28 AM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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rdebenham

Date

October 10, 2015 08:57 AM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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kylejones

Date

July 6, 2016 02:02 PM EDT

Description

On red oak

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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dendroica

Date

October 6, 2012 10:36 AM 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...

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