fu ling

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fu ling

Chinese medicine
A fungus that grows on the roots of various conifers; it is diuretic, sedative and tonic, and used for anorexia, bloating, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension, indigestion, insomnia and oliguria.
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Wolfiporia extensa (Peck) Ginns, one species of wooddecaying fungi in the family Polyporaceae, is a well-known medicinal fungus widely used in China and certain Asian countries [31, 32].
TABLE 1: Information of all the wild Wolfiporia extensa (Peck) Ginns samples.