Lichens of North Carolina
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261 species for Clay County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeTrimmatothelopsis dispersa
ArthoniaceaeArthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
Arthothelium ruanumcomma lichen
Arthothelium spectabile
BaeomycetaceaeBaeomyces rufusBrown Beret Lichen
BionectriaceaeNectriopsis rubefaciens
BrigantieaceaeBrigantiaea leucoxanthaBrick-spored Lichen
CaliciaceaeBaculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Buellia erubescensbutton lichen
Calicium glaucellumpin lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix xanthinagold dust lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. mitisreindeer lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia incrassataPowder-foot British Soldiers
Cladonia macilenta var. macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia multiformisShape-shifting Pixie Lichen
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia petrophilaRock Cladonia
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia raveneliiRavenel's Cup Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria neglectaNeglected Dust Lichen
Lepraria normandinoidesdust lichen
Lepraria oxybaphadust lichen
Lepraria vouauxiidust lichen
Stereocaulon dactylophyllum var. dactylophyllumsnow lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
Spilonema revertens
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium pineti
CollemataceaeCollema subflaccidumjelly lichen
Enchylium conglomeratumjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium isidiosellumjellyskin
Leptogium juressianum
Leptogium milligranumjellyskin
Scytinium dactylinumjellyskin
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
Collema leptaleumjelly lichen
Leptogium acadienseAcadian Jellyskin
ConiocybaceaeChaenotheca ferrugineapin lichen
Chaenotheca furfuracea
GomphillaceaeGomphillus americanus
Gomphillus calycioides
GraphidaceaeGraphis furcataForked Script Lichen
Graphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Leiorreuma sericeum
Nadvornikia sorediata
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
HymeneliaceaeIonaspis lacustris
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanographaceaeAlyxoria variascribble lichen
LecanoraceaeJapewiella dollypartonianaDolly Parton Lichen
Lecanora appalachensisAppalachian Rim Lichen
Lecanora cinereofuscarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora imshaugiiImshaug's Rim Lichen
Lecanora masanarim lichen
Lecanora nothocaesiellarim lichen
Lecanora rugosellarim lichen
Lecanora saxigenarim lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora subimmergensrim lichen
Lecanora subpallensrim lichen
Lecanora thysanophoraMapledust Lichen
Lecidella enteroleucella
Vainionora americanaVainio's Lichen
Lecanora layanaLay's Rim Lichen
LecideaceaeBryobilimbia ahlesii
Lecidea cyrtidiadisc lichen
Porpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
Porpidia crustulataCrusty Boulder Lichen
LeprocaulaceaeHalecania pepegospora
LichenoconiaceaeLichenoconium lecanorae
LichinaceaeEphebe lanatathread lichen
Ephebe solidathread lichen
MegalariaceaeMegalaria beechingiiBeeching's Megalaria
MegalosporaceaeMegalospora porphyritis
MegasporaceaeAspicilia laevatasunken disk lichen
MonoblastiaceaeAcrocordia megalospora
Anisomeridium distans
Anisomeridium polypori
MycocaliciaceaeMycocalicium subtilestubble fungus
Phaeocalicium polyporaeumPolypore Stubble Fungus
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia mexicanaMexican Saucer Lichen
Ochrolechia pseudopallescenssaucer lichen
Ochrolechia trochophora var. trochophorasaucer lichen
Ochrolechia yasudae
OpegraphaceaeThelopsis corticola
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria ahlneriAhlner's Shingle Lichen
Fuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Fuscopannaria sorediataSorediate Shingle Lichen
Pannaria conopleamatted lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. luridamatted lichen
Pannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
Pannaria subfuscamatted lichen
Pannaria tavaresiiTavares' Matted Lichen
Parmeliella appalachensis
Parmeliella tryptophylla
Fuscopannaria leucophaeashingle lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. russelliiRussell's Matted Lichen
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Anzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Bryoria furcellatahorsehair lichen
Cetrelia cetrarioidessea-storm lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Cetrelia olivetorumOlive Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypotrachyna croceopustulataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna imbricatulaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna pseudosinuosaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna revolutaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna showmaniiShowman's Loop Lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Menegazzia subsimilistree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa metarevolutaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmelia squarrosaBottlebrush Shield Lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema stuppeumruffle lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea angulataAngular Beard Lichen
Usnea fulvoreagensbeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea subfuscabeard lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia isidiosarock shield lichen
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
Hypotrachyna lividescensloop lichen
Hypotrachyna mcmullinianaMcMullin's Loop Lichen
Usnea fragilescensbeard lichen
Usnea schadenbergianaSchadenberg's Beard Lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera aphthosaFreckle Pelt Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera elizabethaeElizabeth's Pelt Lichen
Peltigera leucophlebiapelt lichen
Peltigera neopolydactylaFrog Pelt
Peltigera phyllidiosapelt lichen
Peltigera praetextatapelt lichen
Peltigera senecapelt lichen
Pseudocyphellaria holarcticaHolarctic Specklebelly Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria hawaiiensis H. Magn.Hawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta carolinensisCarolina Moon Lichen
Sticta fragilinataFragile Moon Lichen
Sticta fuliginosaPeppered Moon Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria globularisGlobular Wart Lichen
Pertusaria macouniiMacoun's Wart Lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria propinquawart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria xanthodesYellow Wart Lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBolivian Whitewash Lichen
Phlyctis petraeaRock Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia neglecta
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia appalachensis
Leucodermia leucomelos
Phaeophyscia endococcinodesshadow lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
Rinodina buckiiBuck's Pepper-spored Lichen
Rinodina chrysidiataGolden Pepper-spored Lichen
Heterodermia langdonianaLangdon's Fringe Lichen
Physcia clementeiClement's Rosette Lichen
PilocarpaceaeMicarea peliocarpadot lichen
PlacynthiaceaePlacynthium flabellosumblackthread lichen
PorinaceaePorina scabrida
Pseudosagedia guentheriGuenther's Bruise Lichen
PsoraceaePsorula rufonigra
PyrenulaceaePyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
Pyrenula punctellapox lichen
Pyrenula subellipticaSubelliptic Pox Lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia ekmanianaEkman's Dotted Lichen
Bacidia polychroadotted lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Biatora appalachensisAppalachian Dotted Lichen
Biatora ponticadotted lichen
Bilimbia sabuletorum
Phyllopsora confusa
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
RhizocarpaceaeRhizocarpon infernulummap lichen
RopalosporaceaeRopalospora viridis
StereocaulaceaeLepraria xanthonicaYellow Dust Lichen
Stereocaulon pileatumPileated Snow Lichen
StictidaceaeThelopsis rubella
StrigulaceaeStrigula stigmatella
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca reptansfiredot lichen
Gallowayella weberi
ThelenellaceaeThelenella muscorum
TrapeliaceaePlacynthiella icmaleatar-spot lichen
Trapelia coarctata
Trapelia corticola
Trapelia glebulosa
Trapelia placodioides
Trapeliopsis viridescens
TrypetheliaceaeViridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria americanafrosted rock tripe
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
UncertainBiatoropsis usnearum
Dictyocatenulata alba
VahliellaceaeVahliella leucophaeaVahl's Lichen
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra multipunctoides
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen
Lepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeAgonimia opuntiella
Dermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Normandina pulchellaElf-eared Lichen
Placidium arboreumTree Stipplescale