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Chicken-of-the-woods

Laetiporus sulphureus

Description:

Beautiful and huge yellow/golden bracket fungus,with a velvet touch. It's a saprophyte fungus.

Habitat:

Found it in a mix forest near my house,in a old eucaliptus trunk

Notes:

It's edible when young https://www.google.pt/url?sa=t&rct=j...

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7 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 10 months ago

Your welcome, AntonioGinjaGinja....

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 10 months ago

Thanks maplemoth662

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 10 months ago

Photo No. 1: is a beautiful photo....

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 11 months ago

Thanks Mark,no i did not taste ever chicken of the woods,at the time i was not sure of the id.next time i will taste them:)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 12 months ago

Beautiful specimen Antonio. Have you tasted them yet?

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 12 months ago

Thanks Christine for your nice words

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 12 months ago

Nice find!

Real, Dume e Semelhe, Norte, Portugal

Lat: 41.56, Long: -8.45

Spotted on Aug 4, 2017
Submitted on Dec 16, 2017

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