Lichens of North Carolina
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216 species for Durham County

familysciNamecomName
AphanopsidaceaeSteinia geophana
ArthoniaceaeArthonia quintariaFive-septate Comma Lichen
Arthonia rubellaRufous Comma Lichen
Arthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
Arthothelium spectabileSpectacular Comma Lichen
CaliciaceaeBaculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Buellia erubescensCommon Button Lichen
Calicium salicinumpin lichen
Pyxine caesiopruinosamustard lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
Pyxine subcinereamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosalemon lichen
Candelariella xanthostigmoidesgoldspeck lichen
CatillariaceaeCatillaria nigroclavata
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix caesiaFrosted Comma Lichen
Chrysothrix xanthinagold dust lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia botrytes
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia conistacup lichen
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia cylindricaCylinder Cup Lichen
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia evansiiPowder Puff Lichen
Cladonia floridanaFlorida Cup Lichen
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia leporinaJester Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia macilenta var. bacillarisLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia ramulosaBranched Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia raveneliiRavenel's Cup Lichen
Cladonia robbinsiiYellow Tongue Lichen
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
Cladonia brevis
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium pineti
CollemataceaeCollema nigrescensBlack Jelly Lichen
Enchylium conglomeratumjelly lichen
Leptogium austroamericanumSouth American Jellyskin
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium hirsutumHairy Jellyskin
FuscideaceaeMaronea constans
Maronea polyphaea
GomphillaceaeGomphillus americanus
Gyalideopsis buckiiBuck's Gyalideopsis
Gyalideopsis moodyaeMoody's Gyalideopsis
GraphidaceaeGraphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Allographa striatulaStriate Script Lichen
Nadvornikia sorediata
Phaeographis inustaCommon Brown-spored Script Lichen
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
GyalectaceaeGyalecta geoica
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora caesiorubellaFrosted Rim Lichen
Lecanora chlaroterarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora imshaugiiImshaug's Rim Lichen
Lecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora variarim lichen
Traponora varians
Lecanora protervulaFrosted Rim Lichen
LecideaceaePorpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
LichenotheliaceaeLichenothelia sp.
MelaspileaceaeMelaspilea demissa
MonoblastiaceaeAnisomeridium biforme
Anisomeridium polypori
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia africanaFrosted Saucer Lichen
Ochrolechia pseudopallescenssaucer lichen
OpegraphaceaeThelopsis corticola
Opegrapha vulgatascribble lichen
OphioparmaceaeHypocenomyce scalarisOyster Lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
Pannaria subfuscamatted lichen
Pannaria tavaresiiTavares' Matted Lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Canoparmelia texanaTexas Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmeliopsis ambiguabran lichen
Parmeliopsis subambiguabran lichen
Parmotrema austrosinenseruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema dilatatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema haitienseHaitian Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypoleucinumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema margaritatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema rampoddenseruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Parmotrema tinctorumruffle lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensruffle lichen
Punctelia borrerispeckled shield lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia hypomeleanarock shield lichen
Usnea herreiHerre's Beard Lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Emmanuelia raveneliiRavenel's Lungwort
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera phyllidiosapelt lichen
Peltigera polydactylonpelt lichen
Peltigera praetextatapelt lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria ostiolatawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
Pertusaria xanthodesYellow Wart Lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBolivian Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia albicansWhite Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Hyperphyscia syncollaSmooth Shadow-crust Lichen
Phaeophyscia ciliataSmooth Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia hirsutaHairy Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia hispidulaWhiskered Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia orbicularisMealy Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia adscendensHooded Rosette Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia pumiliorrosette lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physciella chloanthaCryptic Rosette Lichen
Physconia leucoleiptesfrosted lichen
Rinodina ascociscanapepper-spored lichen
Rinodina maculanspepper-spored lichen
Rinodina oxydatapepper-spored lichen
Rinodina tephraspispepper-spored lichen
Physcia alnophilarosette lichen
Rinodina papillatapepper-spored lichen
PilocarpaceaeMicarea neostipitataStipitate Dot Lichen
PorinaceaePorina heterospora
Pseudosagedia cestrensisbruise lichen
Pseudosagedia guentheriGuenther's Bruise Lichen
PyrenulaceaePyrenula leucostomaWhite-spotted Pox Lichen
Pyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
Pyrenula punctellapox lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia purpuransPurple Dotted Lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Biatora printzeniiPrintzen's Dotted Lichen
Phyllopsora parvifolia
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
Ramalina complanatastrap lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
Ramalina stenosporastrap lichen
Bacidina delicata
Phyllopsora kalbii
Phyllopsora isidiosa
RoccellaceaeInoderma subabietinum
SarrameanaceaeLoxospora elatina
TeloschistaceaeObscuroplaca camptidiafiredot lichen
Caloplaca cerinafiredot lichen
Polycauliona candelariaShrubby Sunburst Lichen
Squamulea subsoluta
Gallowayella weberi
TephromelataceaeTephromela atra
TrapeliaceaeTrapelia glebulosa
Trapeliopsis flexuosaFence-rail Lichen
TrypetheliaceaeViridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra hypothamnolica
Lepra ophthalmiza
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Dermatocarpon muhlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Stippleback Lichen
Placidium arboreumTree Stipplescale
VezdaeaceaeVezdaea leprosaVezda's Lichen