Lichens of North Carolina
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372 species for Dare County

familysciNamecomName
AgyriaceaeAgyrium rufum
ArthoniaceaeArthonia albovirescensWhite-green Comma Lichen
Arthonia anglicaEnglish Comma Lichen
Arthonia intervenienscomma lichen
Arthonia quintariaFive-septate Comma Lichen
Arthonia rubellaRufous Comma Lichen
Arthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
Coniarthonia pyrrhulared dot lichen
Synarthonia hodgesiiHodges' Comma Lichen
Arthonia agelasticacomma lichen
Arthonia samdykeanacomma lichen
Arthonia stevensonianaStevenson's Comma Lichen
Coniocarpon cinnabarinumCinnabar Comma Lichen
BionectriaceaeXenonectriella subimperspicua
BrigantieaceaeBrigantiaea leucoxanthaBrick-spored Lichen
Letrouitia parabola
CaliciaceaeAmandinea langloisii
Amandinea polysporaMany-spored Button Lichen
Amandinea punctataTiny Button Lichen
Baculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Baculifera imshaugianaImshaug's Button Lichen
Buellia elizaeEliza's Button Lichen
Buellia erubescensCommon Button Lichen
Buellia vernicomabutton lichen
Ciposia wheeleriWheeler's Button Lichen
Dirinaria aegialitamedallion lichen
Dirinaria confusaConfused Medallion Lichen
Dirinaria pictamedallion lichen
Pyxine albovirensWhite-green Mustard Lichen
Pyxine caesiopruinosamustard lichen
Pyxine sorediataa mustard lichen
Pyxine subcinereamustard lichen
Gassicurtia acidobaeomycetabutton lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria fibrosaFringed Candleflame Lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix chamaecyparicolaWhite Cedar Gold Dust Lichen
Chrysothrix xanthinaCommon Gold Dust Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia atlanticaAtlantic Cup Lichen
Cladonia beaumontiiBeaumont's Cladonia
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia cariosaSplit-peg Soldiers
Cladonia cervicornisladder lichen
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia evansiiPowder Puff Lichen
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia grayiGray's Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia incrassataPowder-foot British Soldiers
Cladonia leporinaJester Lichen
Cladonia macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia pyxidataPyxie Cups
Cladonia rappiiSlender Ladder Lichen
Cladonia santensisSantee Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia subradiataPowdery Peg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia abbreviatulaAbbreviated Cladonia
ClavulinaceaeMulticlavula mucidaclub mushroom lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia erythroxyliFruiting Shell Lichen
Coccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium luteumOrange Dimple Lichen
Coenogonium pinetiPine Dimple Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema pulcellum var. leucopepluma blistered jelly lichen
Collema subflaccidumTree Jelly Lichen
Leptogium austroamericanumSouth American Jellyskin
Leptogium azureumBlue Jellyskin
Leptogium corticolaBlistered Jellyskin Lichen
Leptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
ConiocybaceaeChaenotheca hygrophila
CordieritidaceaeSkyttea lecanorae
DactyolpsporaceaeSclerococcum inquilinum
EpigloeaceaeEpigloea pleiospora
FissurinaceaeDyplolabia afzeliiPowdered Script Lichen
FuscideaceaeMaronea polyphaea
GomphillaceaeGyalideopsis buckiiBuck's Gyalideopsis
GraphidaceaeFissurina alligatorensisAlligator River Fissure Lichen
Fissurina columbinafissure lichen
Fissurina cypressiCypress Fissure Lichen
Fissurina illiteratafissure lichen
Fissurina incrustansfissure lichen
Fissurina insidiosafissure lichen
Fissurina scolecitisfissure lichen
Fissurina subnitidulafissure lichen
Glyphis cicatricosa
Glyphis scyphulifera
Graphis desquamescensscript lichen
Graphis inversaInverse Script Lichen
Graphis lineolascript lichen
Graphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Allographa striatulaStriate Script Lichen
Leiorreuma explicans
Leiorreuma sericeum
Nadvornikia sorediataNadvornik's Pale Dot Lichen
Ocellularia praestansvolcano lichen
Phaeographis brasiliensisBrazil Brown-spored Script Lichen
Phaeographis erumpensErumpent Brown-spored Script Lichen
Phaeographis inustaCommon Brown-spored Script Lichen
Phaeographis lobata
Phaeographis oricolaCarolina Beach Dots
Sarcographa tricosa
Thelotrema adjectumbarnacle lichen
Thelotrema dilatatumbarnacle lichen
Thelotrema monospermumSingle-spored Barnacle Lichen
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
Acanthothecis leucopepla
Allographa rimulosascript lichen
Graphis brahmanensisBrahman Script Lichen
Graphis cinctascript lichen
Graphis crebrascript lichen
Graphis elegansElegant Script Lichen
Graphis endoxanthascript lichen
Graphis handeliiscript lichen
Graphis pinicolaPine Script Lichen
Graphis tenellascript lichen
Graphis vittatascript lichen
Ocellularia americanaAmerican Volcano Lichen
Ocellularia sanfordianaSanford Volcano Lichen
Thalloloma cinnabarinum
Thalloloma hypoleptum
GyalectaceaeRamonia microspora
HaematommataceaeHaematomma accolensbloodspot lichen
Haematomma persooniiPersoon's Bloodspot Lichen
Haematomma flexuosumbloodspot lichen
Haematomma guyanenseGuyana Bloodspot Lichen
LecanographaceaeZwackhia viridisGreen Scribble Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora albellularim lichen
Lecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora caesiorubella subsp. glaucomodesrim lichen
Lecanora caperaticarim lichen
Lecanora chlaroterarim lichen
Lecanora cinereofuscarim lichen
Lecanora cupressiCypress Rim Lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora louisianaeLouisiana Rim Lichen
Lecanora nothocaesiellarim lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Myriolecis hageniiHagen's Rim Lichen
Traponora variansVariegated Dot Lichen
Lecanora albella
Lecanora protervulaEastern Frosted Rim Lichen
LecideaceaeLecidea plebejaCommon Disc Lichen
LichenoconiaceaeAbrothallus parmotrematis
Lichenoconium cargillianum
MegalariaceaeMegalaria allenaeAllen's Megalaria
MegalosporaceaeMegalospora porphyritis
MonoblastiaceaeAnisomeridium biforme
Anisomeridium polyporiMany-pored Punch Lichen
Anisomeridium anisolobum
Anisomeridium biformoides
MycocaliciaceaeChaenothecopsis debilisstubble fungus
Chaenothecopsis pusillastubble fungus
Phaeocalicium polyporaeumPolypore Stubble Fungus
MycoporaceaeMycoporum eschweileri
Mycoporum lacteum
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia africanaFrosted Saucer Lichen
OpegraphaceaeNyungwea anguinella
Opegrapha anomeascribble lichen
Opegrapha vulgatascribble lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. quercicolamatted lichen
Pannaria tavaresiiTavares' Matted Lichen
Parmeliella pannosa
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Anzia ornataOrnate Foam Lichen
Bulbothrix confoederata
Bulbothrix laevigatula
Bulbothrix scortella
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy-spined Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumNew Forest Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaGrainy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna spumosaloop lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Neoprotoparmelia amerisidiata
Parmeliopsis subambiguaSouthern Starburst Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumSalted Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema dilatatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema gardneriGardner's Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypoleucinuma ruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema internexumruffle lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema neotropicumNeotropical Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumBlack Stone Flower
Parmotrema praesorediosumruffle lichen
Parmotrema rampoddenseruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleUnperforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subrigidumruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Parmotrema tinctorumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Punctelia borrerispeckled shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleriDwarf Wrinkle Lichen
Usnea evansiiEvans' Beard Lichen
Usnea mutabilisBloody Beard Lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subscabrosaHorny Beard Llichen
Usnea trichodeabeard lichen
Canoparmelia cryptochlorophaea
Hypotrachyna cryptochloraloop lichen
Hypotrachyna mcmullinianaMcMullin's Loop Lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Dendriscocaulon intricatulumOlive-thorn Lichen
Emmanuelia raveneliiRavenel's Lungwort
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera neopolydactylaFrog Pelt
Sticta carolinensisCarolina Moon Lichen
Sticta deyanaDey's Moon Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria macouniiMacoun's Wart Lichen
Pertusaria neoscoticaNew Scotland Wart Lichen
Pertusaria obrutawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria propinquawart lichen
Pertusaria pustulataPustule Wart Lichen
Pertusaria rubefactawart lichen
Pertusaria sinusmexicaniwart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
Pertusaria xanthodesYellow Wart Lichen
Pertusaria heterochroawart lichen
PhaeococcomycetaceaeEtayoa trypethelii
PhaeosphaeriaceaeDidymocyrtis melanelixiae
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBark Whitewash Lichen
PhyllachoraceaeLichenochora haematommatum
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia albicansWhite Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia crocea
Polyblastidium japonicum
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Leucodermia leucomelosElegant Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia squarrosashadow lichen
Physcia americanaPowdery Rosette Lichen
Physcia atrostriatarosette lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia sorediosarosette lichen
Rinodina dolichosporapepper-spored lichen
Rinodina maculanspepper-spored lichen
Rinodina papillatapepper-spored lichen
PilocarpaceaeByssoloma leucoblepharumfuzzy rim lichen
Byssoloma meadiifuzzy rim lichen
Fellhanera bouteillei
Micarea chlorostictadot lichen
Micarea micrococcadot lichen
Micarea neostipitataStipitate Dot Lichen
Micarea peliocarpadot lichen
Micarea prasinadot lichen
Byssoloma maderense
PorinaceaePorina heterosporaSoutheastern Pimple Lichen
Porina scabrida
Pseudosagedia cestrensisbruise lichen
Pseudosagedia isidiataIsidiate Bruise Lichen
Trichothelium americanum
PyrenulaceaeAnthracothecium australiense
Lithothelium illotumpox lichen
Pyrenula aspisteapox lichen
Pyrenula cruentaBark Rash Lichen
Pyrenula fetivicapox lichen
Pyrenula leucostomaWhite-spotted Pox Lichen
Pyrenula microcarpaSmall-fruited Pox Lichen
Pyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
Pyrenula punctellapox lichen
Pyrenula raveneliiRavenel's Pox Lichen
Pyrenula baliaSantee Pox Lichen
Pyrenula mamillanapox lichen
Pyrenula microthecapox lichen
Pyrgillus javanicus
RamalinaceaeBacidia circumspectaCircumspect Dotted Lichen
Bacidia diffractadotted lichen
Bacidia ekmanianaEkman's Dotted Lichen
Bacidia heterochroadotted lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Bacidina crystalliferaChrystal Dotted Lichen
Phyllopsora confusa
Phyllopsora parvifolia
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
Ramalina complanatastrap lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumSouthern Cartilage Lichen
Ramalina montagneistrap lichen
Ramalina stenosporastrap lichen
Ramalina willeyiThorny Strap Lichen
Bacidia sorediataSorediate Dotted Lichen
Bacidia laurocerasi
Ramalina dilaceratastrap lichen
Ramalina tenuisstrap lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia russulaRed Rambold's Lichen
RoccellaceaeCresponea flava
Schismatomma rappii
Mazosia carnea
RopalosporaceaeRopalospora viridis
SareaceaeSarea resinae
SarrameanaceaeLoxospora confusa
SphinctrinaceaeSphinctrina tubaeformis
StereocaulaceaeLepraria caesielladust lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria friabilisdust lichen
Lepraria harrisianaHarris' Dust Lichen
Lepraria vouauxiidust lichen
Xyleborus nigricansBlack Caps
Lepraria aurescensdust lichen
Lepraria hodkinsonianaHodkinson's Dust Lichen
StictidaceaeThelopsis corticola
Thelopsis rubella
Topelia aperiens
StictographaceaeBuelliella minimula
Buelliella trypethelii
StrigulaceaeStrigula americana
Strigula viridiseda
TeloschistaceaeObscuroplaca camptidiafiredot lichen
Gyalolechia flavorubescens
Teloschistes chrysophthalmusGolden-eye Lichen
Xanthomendoza weberi
Xanthocarpia ferracissimaSidewalk Firedot Lichen
TephromelataceaeTephromela atra
TrapeliaceaePlacynthiella dasaeatar-spot lichen
Placynthiella icmaleatar-spot lichen
Trapeliopsis flexuosaFence-rail Lichen
Trapeliopsis granulosa
TremellaceaeTremella pertusariae
Tremella phaeographidis
Tremella parmeliarum
TrichotheliaceaeSegestria leptalea
TrypetheliaceaeBathelium carolinianum
Constrictolumina cinchonaepyrenolichen
Constrictolumina lyratapyrenolichen
Nigrovothelium tropicum
Viridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
Arthopyrenia taxodii
Polymeridium quinqueseptatum
Polymeridium subcinereum
UncertainBactrospora lamprospora
Bactrospora carolinensis
Catinaria atropurpurea
Lichenodiplis lecanorae
Melanographa tribulodes
Minutoexcipula tuckerae
Muellerella lichenicola
Piccolia nannaria
Vouauxiella lichenicola
Catinaria brodoana
Minutoexcipula miniatoexcipula
Cornutispora triangularis
Minutoexcipula mariana
Roselliniopsis tropica
Taeniolella delicata
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velataRimmed Wart Lichen
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra commutata
Lepra hypothamnolica
Lepra multipunctoides
Lepra ophthalmiza
Lepra pustulataPustule Crust Lichen
Lepra trachythallina
VezdaeaceaeVezdaea leprosaVezda's Lichen