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chicken mushroom

Laetiporus

Description:

80cm (1foot) in diameter.

Habitat:

Growing at the base of a deciduous tree.

Notes:

I wish id' know this was edible.

2 species ID suggestions

chicken mushroom or sulpher shelf
Laetiporus sulphureus Sulphur Shelf or Chicken Mushroom (Laetiporus sulphureus) - AmericanMushrooms.com
commonly known as sulphur shelf, chicken of the woods, the chicken mushroom, quesadilla of the woods, or the chicken fungus
Laetiporus cincinnatus or Laetiporus sulphureus Laetiporus

Maryland, USA

Lat: 38.88, Long: -76.55

Spotted on Aug 13, 2011
Submitted on Aug 13, 2011

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Laetiporus Sulphur Shelf Laetiporus sulphureus Sulphur Shelf

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