Lichens of North Carolina
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87 species for Gaston County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeAcarospora tuckeraeTucker's Cracked Lichen
Sarcogyne regularis
ArthoniaceaeArthonia rubellaRufous Comma Lichen
Arthothelium spectabile
Naevia dispersacomma fungus
ArthopyreniaceaeArthopyrenia degelii
CaliciaceaeBuellia maculatabutton lichen
Buellia mamillanabutton lichen
Dimelaena oreinaMoonglow Lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
Buellia lactea
CladoniaceaeCladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia floridanaFlorida Cup Lichen
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. bacillarisLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium hirsutumHairy Jellyskin
DactyolpsporaceaeSclerococcum inquilinum
DiploschistaceaeDiploschistes actinostomuscrater lichen
Diploschistes scruposuscrater lichen
FuscideaceaeFuscidea recensa var. arcuatulaquilt lichen
GraphidaceaeSanguinotrema wightii
Graphis elegansElegant Script Lichen
LecanoraceaeCarbonicola anthracophila
Lecanora chlaroterarim lichen
Lecanora miculatarim lichen
Traponora varians
LecideaceaeLecidea micythodisc lichen
Porpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
MelaspileaceaeMelaspilea demissa
Melaspilea gemella
MycoporaceaeMycoporum compositum
NaetrocymbaceaeNaetrocymbe punctiformis
OpegraphaceaeOpegrapha vulgatascribble lichen
ParmeliaceaeCanoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
PeltigeraceaeRicasolia amplissima
PertusariaceaePertusaria leioplacawart lichen
Pertusaria macouniiMacoun's Wart Lichen
Pertusaria plittianaPlitt's Wart Lichen
Pertusaria rhexostomawart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeHeterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physciella chloanthaCryptic Rosette Lichen
Rinodina chrysomelaenaGolden-brown Pepper-spored Lichen
Rinodina tephraspispepper-spored lichen
PyrenulaceaePyrenula leucostomapox lichen
Pyrenula nitidulapox lichen
Pyrenula raveneliiRavenel's Pox Lichen
Pyrenula quassiaecolapox lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia rubellaRufous Dotted Lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
RhizocarpaceaeRhizocarpon hochstetteri
RoccellaceaeCresponea flava
Schismatomma glaucescens
Cresponea premnea
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca camptidiafiredot lichen
Caloplaca cinnabarinafiredot lichen
Gyalolechia flavovirescens
TrapeliaceaeTrapelia coarctata
Trapelia stipitata
TrypetheliaceaeViridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria pensylvanicaPennsylvania Toadskin
Umbilicaria polyrhiza
VerrucariaceaePlacidium arboreumTree Stipplescale