Lichens of North Carolina
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108 species for Alamance County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeSarcogyne similis
ArthoniaceaeArthonia quintariaFive-septate Comma Lichen
Arthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
CaliciaceaeBuellia mamillanabutton lichen
Dermiscellum oulocheilumCatawba River Spotted Lichen
Pyxine sorediataa mustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosaFringed Candleflame Lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix caesiaFrosted Comma Lichen
Chrysothrix insulizansgold dust lichen
Chrysothrix xanthinaCommon Gold Dust Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia carolinianaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeaMealy Pixie-cup
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia grayiGray's Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia robbinsiiYellow Tongue Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia uncialisThorn Cladonia
Cladonia verticillataLadder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
GraphidaceaeDiploschistes actinostomuscrater lichen
Diploschistes muscorumcrater lichen
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Traponora variansVariable Dot Lichen
Lecanora protervulaEastern Frosted Rim Lichen
LichenotheliaceaeLichenothelia
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
Canoparmelia texanaTexas Shield Lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna croceopustulataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumNew Forest Loop Lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa galbinaSmooth Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmelia squarrosaBottlebrush Shield Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumSalted Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleUnperforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia missouriensisMissouri Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleriDwarf Wrinkle Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliarisCiliate Wrinkle Lichen
Usnea amblyocladabeard lichen
Usnea haleiHale's Beard Lichen
Usnea mutabilisBloody Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock Shield
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
PeltigeraceaeLobarina scrobiculataTextured Lungwort
Peltigera phyllidiosapelt lichen
Ricasolia quercizansSmooth Lungwort
Sticta carolinensisCarolina Moon Lichen
PeltulaceaePeltula zahlbruckneriZahlbruckner's Rock Olive
PertusariaceaePertusaria ostiolatawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis petraeaRock Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaPowdery Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia pumiliorSpotted Rosette Lichen
Rinodina fimbriatapepper-spored lichen
Rinodina oxydataAcidic Pepper-spore Lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumSouthern Cartilage Lichen
StereocaulaceaeLepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
StictidaceaeStictis urceolatumCan of Worms Lichen
TeloschistaceaeHuneckia polliniifiredot lichen
Squamulea subsolutaSquamulose Firedot Lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulataSmooth Rock Tripe
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velataRimmed Wart Lichen
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra pustulataPustule Crust Lichen
VerrucariaceaeFlakea papillataThe Thing