Lichens of North Carolina
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96 species for Alleghany County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaePyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria fibrosalemon lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia pyxidataPyxie Cups
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia uncialisThorn Cladonia
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema flaccidumjelly lichen
Leptogium chloromelumjellyskin
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora caesiorubella subsp. caesiorubellarim lichen
Lecanora cinereofuscarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
LobariaceaeSticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
MycocaliciaceaeSphinctrina leucopoda
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia trochophora var. trochophorasaucer lichen
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Anzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Bryoria furcellatahorsehair lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Cetrelia olivetorumOlive Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Flavopunctelia flaventiorSpeckled Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypotrachyna imbricatulaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Hypotrachyna revolutaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia borrerispeckled shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis americana
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea cornutabeard lichen
Usnea dasaeabeard lichen
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia hypofuscarock shield lichen
Xanthoparmelia monticolaMountain Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia viriduloumbrina
PeltigeraceaeLobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Ricasolia quercizans
PertusariaceaePertusaria leioplacawart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia appalachensis
Leucodermia leucomelos
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia pseudospeciosarosette lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physcia thomsonianaThomson's Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
SphinctrinaceaeSphinctrina turbinata
StereocaulaceaeStereocaulon pileatumPileated Snow Lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria pensylvanicaPennsylvania Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
VariolariaceaeLepra pustulataPustule Lichen
Lepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeNormandina pulchellaElf-eared Lichen