Lichens of North Carolina
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146 species for Columbus County

familysciNamecomName
ArthoniaceaeArthonia albovirescensWhite-green Comma Lichen
Arthonia intervenienscomma lichen
Arthonia montagnei
BrigantieaceaeBrigantiaea leucoxanthaBrick-spored Lichen
CaliciaceaeBaculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Baculifera imshaugianaImshaug's Button Lichen
Buellia vernicomabutton lichen
Ciposia wheeleriWheeler's Button Lichen
Pyxine albovirensWhite Mustard Lichen
Pyxine caesiopruinosamustard lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
Pyxine subcinereamustard lichen
Buellia disciformis
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix chamaecyparicolaCypress Gold Dust Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia atlantica
Cladonia beaumontii
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia leporinaJester Lichen
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia pachycladodesreindeer lichen
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia ramulosaBranched Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rappiiRapp's Cup Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subradiataPowdery Peg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria friabilisdust lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensjellyskin
DiploschistaceaeOcellularia sanfordianaSanford Volcano Lichen
Reimnitzia santensis
FissurinaceaeFissurina americanaAmerican Fissure Lichen
GraphidaceaeFissurina alligatorensisAlligator River Fissure Lichen
Fissurina columbinafissure lichen
Fissurina cypressiCypress Fissure Lichen
Fissurina incrustansfissure lichen
Fissurina insidiosafissure lichen
Graphis inversaInverse Script Lichen
Graphis lucificascript lichen
Leiorreuma sericeum
Leucodecton subcompunctumpore lichen
Nadvornikia sorediata
Thelotrema adjectumbarnacle lichen
Thelotrema dilatatumbarnacle lichen
Thelotrema lathraeum
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
Graphis handeliiscript lichen
Thalloloma hypoleptum
GyalectaceaeRamonia microspora
HaematommataceaeHaematomma accolensbloodspot lichen
Haematomma guyanenseGuyana Bloodspot Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora imshaugiiImshaug's Rim Lichen
Lecanora louisianaeLouisiana Rim Lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora subpallensrim lichen
Lecanora floridulaFloridian Rim Lichen
MegalosporaceaeMegalospora porphyritis
MycoporaceaeMycoporum eschweileri
OpegraphaceaeOpegrapha astraeascribble fungus
Opegrapha atrascribble lichen
Thelopsis corticola
ParmeliaceaeBryoria bicolorhorsehair lichen
Bulbothrix isidiza
Bulbothrix scortella
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Canoparmelia texanaTexas Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Neoprotoparmelia amerisidiata
Parmeliopsis subambiguabran lichen
Parmotrema gardneriGardner's Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypoleucinumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema praesorediosumruffle lichen
Parmotrema rampoddenseruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema subrigidumruffle lichen
Parmotrema tinctorumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Usnea evansiiEvans' Beard Lichen
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBolivian Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeHeterodermia albicans
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia atrostriatarosette lichen
PilocarpaceaeByssoloma leucoblepharumfuzzy rim lichen
Byssoloma meadiifuzzy rim lichen
Micarea chlorostictadot lichen
Micarea prasinadot lichen
Byssoloma maderense
PorinaceaePorina heterospora
Porina scabrida
Trichothelium americanum
PyrenulaceaePyrenula aspisteapox lichen
Pyrenula cruentaBark Rash Lichen
Pyrenula fetivicapox lichen
Pyrenula leucostomapox lichen
Pyrenula microcarpaSmall-fruited Pox Lichen
Pyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
Pyrenula baliaSantee Pox Lichen
RamalinaceaePhyllopsora confusa
Phyllopsora corallina
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
Ramalina montagneistrap lichen
Ramalina paludosastrap lichen
Bacidia sorediataSorediate Dotted Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia russulaRed Rambold's Lichen
RoccellaceaeCresponea flava
Mazosia carnea
SarrameanaceaeLoxospora confusa
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca brouardii
Caloplaca epiphora
TrypetheliaceaeBathelium carolinianum
Dictyomeridium proponens
Nigrovothelium tropicum
Viridothelium virens
Pseudopyrenula diluta var. degenerans
UncertainMelanographa tribulodes
Bactrospora brevispora
VariolariaceaeLepra multipunctoides
Lepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeAgonimia opuntiella
Normandina pulchellaElf-eared Lichen