Lichens of North Carolina
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153 species for Burke County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeAcarospora fuscataBrown Cracked Lichen
Sarcogyne clavusClub Grain-spored Lichen
Sarcogyne regularisFrosted Grain-spored Lichen
CaliciaceaeBuellia spuriaSunken Rock Buttons
Dimelaena oreinaMoonglow Lichen
Pyxine sorediataa mustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia carolinianaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeaMealy Pixie-cup
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia dimorphocladaProstrate Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia incrassataPowder-foot British Soldiers
Cladonia macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mateocyathaMixed-up Pixie Cups
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisScruffy Peg Lichen
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rangiferinaGray Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia submitisDune Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia uncialisThorn Cladonia
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
Cladonia crispata
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia erythroxyliFruiting Shell Lichen
Coccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumBlistered Jelly Lichen
Collema subflaccidumTree Jelly Lichen
Leptogium chloromelumRuffled Jellyskin
Leptogium corticolaBlistered Jellyskin Lichen
Leptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
Leptogium hirsutumHairy Jellyskin
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
FuscideaceaeFuscidea appalachensisAppalachian Quilt Lichen
Fuscidea recensa var. recensaquilt lichen
GraphidaceaeDiploschistes actinostomuscrater lichen
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora argentatarim lichen
LecideaceaePorpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
Porpidia subsimplexboulder lichen
MegasporaceaeAspicilia cinereaAshy Sunken Disk Lichen
OpegraphaceaeOpegrapha morozianaMoroz' Scribble Lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria conopleaMealy-rimmed Shingle Lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Cetraria arenariaSand-loving Iceland Lichen
Cetrelia cetrarioidessea-storm lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypotrachyna afrorevolutaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy-spined Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna imbricatulaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna laevigataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumNew Forest Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna rockiiloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesSalted Starburst Lichen
Melanelia culbersonii
Melanelixia subaurifera
Menegazzia terebratatree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa galbinaSmooth Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa metarevolutaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia omphalodesshield lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmotrema crinitumSalted Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumBlack Stone Flower
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema simulansruffle lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subrigidumruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiCrumpled Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia bollianaspeckled shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliarisCiliate Wrinkle Lichen
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea mutabilisBloody Beard 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
Canoparmelia alabamensis
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaLungwort, Lung Lichen
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera polydactylonpelt lichen
Peltigera rufescensRufous Pelt Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria hawaiiensisHawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Ricasolia quercizansSmooth Lungwort
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta fragilinataFragile Moon Lichen
Sticta limbataPowdered Moon Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria perpetua
PertusariaceaePertusaria glomeratawart lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis petraeaRock Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Hyperphyscia syncollaSmooth Shadow-crust Lichen
Leucodermia leucomelosElegant Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia pumiliorSpotted Rosette Lichen
Physcia thomsonianaThomson's Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucumCupped Fringe Lichen
Rinodina tephraspispepper-spored lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Biatora printzeniiPrintzen's Dotted Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia russulaRed Rambold's Lichen
RhizocarpaceaeRhizocarpon geographicummap lichen
Rhizocarpon infernulummap lichen
StereocaulaceaeLepraria neglectaZoned Dust Lichen
Lepraria normandinoidesdust lichen
Stereocaulon dactylophyllumFinger-scale Foam Lichen
StictidaceaeStictis urceolatumCan of Worms Lichen
TrapeliaceaeTrapelia glebulosa
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria pensylvanicaPennsylvania Toadskin
Umbilicaria pustulataPustule Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulataSmooth Rock Tripe
Umbilicaria muhlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Rock Tripe
UncertainMicareopsis irriguataIrrigated Rock Lichen
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velataRimmed Wart Lichen
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra multipunctoides
Lepra ophthalmiza
Lepra pustulataPustule Crust Lichen