Lichens of North Carolina
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82 species for Alamance County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeSarcogyne similis
ArthoniaceaeArthonia quintariacomma lichen
CaliciaceaeDermiscellum oulocheila
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosalemon lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia carolinanaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia macilenta var. bacillarisLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia robbinsiiYellow Tongue Lichen
Cladonia sobolescenspeg lichen
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensjellyskin
DiploschistaceaeDiploschistes muscorumcrater lichen
GraphidaceaeThelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
LichenotheliaceaeLichenothelia sp.
MegasporaceaeCircinaria caesiocinerea sunken disk lichen
MycosphaerellaceaeStigmidium lendemeri
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia africanaFrosted Saucer Lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria tavaresiiTavares' Matted Lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna croceopustulataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia squarrosaBottlebrush Shield Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
PeltigeraceaePeltigera phyllidiosapelt lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
Sticta carolinensisCarolina Moon Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria ostiolatawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeHeterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Rinodina fimbriatapepper-spored lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
StictidaceaeStictis urceolatumCan of Worms Lichen
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca polliniifiredot lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen
VerrucariaceaeFlakea papillataThe Thing