Lichens of North Carolina
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88 species for Alexander County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeBuellia erubescensbutton lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosalemon lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia carolinanaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia leporinaJester Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. bacillarisLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia robbinsiiYellow Tongue Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia uncialisThorn Cladonia
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia erthroxyli
Coccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium milligranumjellyskin
HymeneliaceaeIonaspis lacustris
LecanoraceaeLecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
LichinaceaePeccania kansana
Psorotichia schaereri
MelaspileaceaeMelaspilea gemella
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. luridamatted lichen
Pannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
Pannaria subfuscamatted lichen
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna oostingiiOosting's Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna rockiiloop lichen
Hypotrachyna virginicaVirginia Loop Lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema margaritatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subsumptumruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia isidiascensrock shield lichen
PeltulaceaePeltula cylindricarock olive lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia orbicularisMealy Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physcia subtilisSlender Rosette Lichen
RoccellaceaeSchismatomma glaucescens
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria pustulataPustule Toadskin
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Dermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
Dermatocarpon muhlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Stippleback Lichen
Endocarpon tenuissimum
Verrucaria subfuscella
Willeya diffractella