Lichens of North Carolina
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85 species for Cherokee County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeBuellia erubescensbutton lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia arbuscula subsp. mitisreindeer lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia gracilis subsp. gracilisSmooth Pyxie Lichen
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema subflaccidumjelly lichen
Enchylium tenaxjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora subpallensrim lichen
LobariaceaeSticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta fuliginosaPeppered Moon Lichen
MegasporaceaeCircinaria gibbosasunken disk lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna laevigataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema dilatatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema eurysacum
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia bollianaspeckled shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Parmelina coleae
Usnea hirtabeard lichen
PeltigeraceaeLobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera didactylapelt lichen
Peltigera rufescensRufous Pelt Lichen
Nephroma laevigatumkidney lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria leioplacawart lichen
Pertusaria plittianaPlitt's Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia echinata
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia leucomelos
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia elabensRambold's lichen
ScoliciosporaceaeScoliciosporum chlorococcum
VariolariaceaeLepra trachythallina