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Related to Grifola frondosa: Coriolus versicolor
Grifola frondosa[grə‚fō·lə frän′dōs·ə]
A type of mushroom found in parts of the eastern United States, Europe, and Asia, growing in masses at the base of stumps and on roots; has an anticancer effect in patients with lung and stomach cancers or leukemia. Also known as maitake mushroom.