Lichens of North Carolina
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111 species for Chatham County

familysciNamecomName
ArthoniaceaeArthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
CaliciaceaeBaculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Buellia erubescensbutton lichen
Buellia spuriabutton lichen
Dermiscellum oulocheila
Pyxine caesiopruinosamustard lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
Pyxine subcinereamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosalemon lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix caesia
Chrysothrix insulizansgold dust lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia carolinanaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia leporinaJester Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
ClavulinaceaeMulticlavula mucida
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium milligranumjellyskin
GraphidaceaeGraphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Phaeographis inustaCommon Brown-spored Script Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora chlaroterarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora oreinoidesrim lichen
Lecanora variarim lichen
Traponora varians
LecideaceaePorpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
LichenotheliaceaeLichenothelia sp.
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia africanaFrosted Saucer Lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
ParmeliaceaeCanoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Canoparmelia texanaTexas Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmeliopsis subambiguabran lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema dilatatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema haitienseHaitian Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema margaritatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia subramigerarock shield lichen
PeltigeraceaePeltigera caninaDog Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria leioplacawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria sinusmexicaniwart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBolivian Whitewash Lichen
Phlyctis petraeaRock Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Hyperphyscia syncolla
Phaeophyscia ciliataSmooth Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physciella chloanthaCryptic Rosette Lichen
Rinodina fimbriatapepper-spored lichen
Rinodina oxydatapepper-spored lichen
RamalinaceaeRamalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
Ramalina intermediastrap lichen
SarrameanaceaeLoxospora elatina
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca cerinafiredot lichen
Gyalolechia flavorubescens
Gyalolechia flavovirescens
Polycauliona candelariaShrubby Sunburst Lichen
Squamulea subsoluta
TrypetheliaceaeViridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Normandina pulchellaElf-eared Lichen
Verrucaria nigrescens