Algae Bacteria

CHINESE GALL - GALLA CHINENSIS
English Name: Latin Name: Chinese Name:
Chinese Gall Galla Chinensis Wu Bei Zi  五倍子

GANODERMA - LUCID GANODERMA
English Name: Latin Name: Chinese Name: Origin:
Ganoderma Lucid Ganoderma Ling Zhi  灵芝 The carpophore of fungus Ganoderma lucidum (Leyss. ex Fr.) Karst. Or G. sinense Zhao, Xu et Zhang of family Polyporaceae.

GRIFOLA - POLYPORUS
English Name: Latin Name: Chinese Name: Origin:
Grifola Polyporus Zhu Ling 猪苓 The sclerotium of Polyporus umbellatus (Pers.) Fries. of family Polyporaceae. The sclerotium mostly parasitizes on the rotten root of birch, Chinese sweet gum, etc.

PORIA/ INDIAN BUEAD - PORIA COCOS
English Name: Latin Name: Chinese Name: Origin:
Poria/ Indian Buead Poria Cocos Fu Ling 茯苓 Sclerotium of eumycete Poria cocos (schw) Wolf of family Polyporaceae. The sclerotium mostly parasitizes on the root of Japanese red pine and pinus massoniana Lamb.

SEAWEED - HERBA SARGASSUM
English Name: Latin Name: Chinese Name: Origin:
Seaweed Herba Sargassum Hai Zao 海藻 The dry algae of plant Sargassum pallidum (Turn.) C. Ag. or S. fusiforme. (Harv.) Setch. of family Sargassaceae.