Lichens of North Carolina
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85 species for Cherokee County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeBuellia erubescensCommon Button Lichen
Pyxine sorediataa mustard lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia mitisGreen Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia gracilis subsp. gracilisSmooth Cladonia
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisScruffy Peg Lichen
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia verticillataLadder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema subflaccidumTree Jelly Lichen
Enchylium tenaxjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolaBlistered Jellyskin Lichen
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora protervulaEastern Frosted Rim Lichen
MegasporaceaeCircinaria gibbosasunken disk lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy-spined Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna laevigataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumNew Forest Loop Lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesSalted Starburst Lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa galbinaSmooth Axil-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 perlatumBlack Stone Flower
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleUnperforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiCrumpled Rag Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia bollianaspeckled shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleriDwarf Wrinkle Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliarisCiliate Wrinkle Lichen
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea mutabilisBloody Beard Lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosaHorny Beard Llichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Parmelina coleae
Usnea hirtabeard lichen
PeltigeraceaeLobaria pulmonariaLungwort, Lung Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera didactylapelt lichen
Peltigera rufescensRufous Pelt Lichen
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta fuliginosaPeppered Moon 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 leucomelosElegant Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucumCupped Fringe Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia elabensRambold's lichen
ScoliciosporaceaeScoliciosporum chlorococcum
VariolariaceaeLepra trachythallina