Lichens of North Carolina
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132 species for Burke County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeSarcogyne clavus
Sarcogyne regularis
CaliciaceaeDimelaena oreinaMoonglow Lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia carolinanaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia dimorphocladaProstrate Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia incrassataPowder-foot British Soldiers
Cladonia macilenta var. bacillarisLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia uncialisThorn Cladonia
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
Cladonia crispata
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia erthroxyli
Coccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumjelly lichen
Collema subflaccidumjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium hirsutumHairy Jellyskin
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
FuscideaceaeFuscidea appalachensisAppalachian Quilt Lichen
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora argentatarim lichen
LecideaceaePorpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
Porpidia subsimplexboulder lichen
LobariaceaePseudocyphellaria hawaiiensis H. Magn.Hawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta fragilinataFragile Moon Lichen
Sticta limbatamoon lichen
MegasporaceaeAspicilia cinereaAshy Sunken Disk Lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria conopleamatted lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Cetrelia cetrarioidessea-storm lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypotrachyna afrorevolutaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna laevigataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Melanelia culbersonii
Melanelixia subaurifera
Mengazzia terebratatree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa metarevolutaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema simulansruffle lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subrigidumruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia bollianaspeckled shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea trichodeabeard lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Vulpicida canadensisBrown-eyed Sunshine Lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Arctoparmelia centrifuga
Vulpicida juniperinusJuniper Sunshine Lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera polydactylonpelt lichen
Peltigera rufescensRufous Pelt Lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
PertusariaceaePertusaria glomeratawart lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Hyperphyscia syncolla
Leucodermia leucomelos
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia pumiliorrosette lichen
Physcia thomsonianaThomson's Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
RamalinaceaeBacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Biatora printzeniiPrintzen's Dotted Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia russulaRed Rambold's Lichen
RhizocarpaceaeRhizocarpon infernulummap lichen
StictidaceaeStictis urceolatumCan of Worms Lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria pensylvanicaPennsylvania Toadskin
Umbilicaria pustulataPustule Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
Umbilicaria muhlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Rock Tripe
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra multipunctoides
Lepra ophthalmiza
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen