Definition of Lentinus edodes
1. Noun. Edible east Asian mushroom having a golden or dark brown to blackish cap and an inedible stipe.
Generic synonyms: Fungus
Group relationships: Genus Lentinus, Lentinus
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Literary usage of Lentinus edodes
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1. Biotechnology: Bioremediation: Bibliography, January 1992-May 1994 by Kim Guenther (1995)
"B56 Aerobic metabolism of pentachlorophenol by spent sawdust culture of "Shiitake" mushroom (Lentinus edodes) in soil. Okeke, BC; Smith, JE; Paterson, A.; ..."
2. Income Opportunities in Special Forest Products: Self-Help Suggestions for by Margaret G. Thomas (1994)
"... The shiitake (Lentinula (Lentinus) edodes) has been popular for centuries in Japan, where it is known as the forest mushroom and originally grew wild on ..."