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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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eraskin

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June 25, 2016

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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loriannkayaker

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October 17, 2015

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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krosenthal

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June 22, 2016 05:57 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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June 22, 2016 02:09 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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eattaway92

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June 22, 2016 09:22 AM CDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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jamesewelch

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June 19, 2016 11:04 AM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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rtyle1

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June 17, 2016 04:48 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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jake_grotto

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June 16, 2016 05:40 PM CDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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kylejones

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June 13, 2016 02:58 PM EDT

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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wilmaed

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June 13, 2016

Description

The Chicken of the Woods on a Larch

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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djm

Date

June 11, 2016 09:05 AM EDT

Description

SGL 108

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Chicken of the Woods Laetiporus sulphureus

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June 10, 2016 12:38 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...

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