Lichens of North Carolina
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175 species for Henderson County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeAmandinea punctataTiny Button Lichen
Buellia maculataSpotted Button Lichen
Sculptolumina japonicaJapanese Button Lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia mitisGreen Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia botrytesStump Lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia carolinianaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeaMealy Pixie-cup
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia dimorphocladaProstrate Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia floerkeanaDevil's Matchsticks
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia gracilis subsp. gracilisSmooth Cladonia
Cladonia gracilis subsp. turbinataBronze Pixie-cup
Cladonia macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mateocyathaMixed-up Pixie Cups
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia piedmontensisScruffy Peg Lichen
Cladonia pyxidataPyxie Cups
Cladonia ramulosaBranched Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rangiferinaGray Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataLadder Lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia erythroxyliFruiting Shell Lichen
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium pinetiPine Dimple Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumBlistered Jelly Lichen
Collema nigrescensBroadleaf Blistered Jelly Lichen
Collema subflaccidumTree Jelly Lichen
Leptogium chloromelumRuffled Jellyskin
Leptogium corticolaBlistered Jellyskin Lichen
Leptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
Leptogium milligranumStretched Jellyskin
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
Leptogium saturninumSaturn Jellyskin
GraphidaceaeLeucodecton subcompunctumpore lichen
Rhabdodiscus granulosus
GyalectaceaeRamonia valenzueliana
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora insignisrim lichen
Lecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora oreinoidesrim lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Vainionora americanaVainio's Lichen
Lecanora albella
LecideaceaeLecidea cyrtidiadisc lichen
Lecidea nylanderiNylander's Tile Lichen
Porpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
Lecidea tessellataMosaic Tile Lichen
MegasporaceaeAspicilia cinereaAshy Sunken Disk Lichen
Aspicilia laevatasunken disk lichen
Aspicilia olivaceopallida
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia pseudopallescenssaucer lichen
Ochrolechia trochophora var. trochophorasaucer lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria conopleaMealy-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Parmeliella triptophylla
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Crespoa crozalsiana
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumNew Forest Loop Lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesSalted Starburst Lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa galbinaSmooth Axil-bristle Lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmotrema arnoldiiArnold's Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema dilatatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumBlack Stone Flower
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiCrumpled Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleriDwarf Wrinkle Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliarisCiliate Wrinkle Lichen
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea cornutabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosaHorny Beard Llichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock Shield
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
Parmelina coleae
Parmotrema cristiferumruffle lichen
Usnea perplexansbeard lichen
Usnea tristisbeard lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaLungwort, Lung Lichen
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera aphthosaFreckle Pelt Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera horizontalisHorizontal Pelt Lichen
Peltigera neopolydactylaFrog Pelt
Pseudocyphellaria hawaiiensisHawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Ricasolia quercizansSmooth Lungwort
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta fragilinataFragile Moon Lichen
Sticta sylvaticaForest Moon Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria perpetua
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria globularisGlobular Wart Lichen
Pertusaria obrutawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria sinusmexicaniwart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis petraeaRock Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia albicansWhite Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia diademata
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia pseudospeciosafringe lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia appalachensisAppalachian Fringe Lichen
Leucodermia leucomelosElegant Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia hispidulaWhiskered Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaPowdery Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia subtilisSlender Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucumCupped Fringe Lichen
Rinodina chrysidiataGolden Pepper-spored Lichen
Physconia americanaAmerican Frosted Lichen
PilocarpaceaeFellhanera granulosa
Fellhanera hybridaPiedmont Fellhanera
Micarea peliocarpadot lichen
PorinaceaePseudosagedia cestrensisbruise lichen
Pseudosagedia raphidospermabruise lichen
PyrenulaceaePyrenula leucostomaWhite-spotted Pox Lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia circumspectaCircumspect Dotted Lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia elabensRambold's lichen
StereocaulaceaeLepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria normandinoidesdust lichen
TeloschistaceaeHuneckia polliniifiredot lichen
Gyalolechia flavorubescens
TephromelataceaeTephromela atra
TrapeliaceaePlacynthiella icmaleatar-spot lichen
Trapeliopsis viridescens
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria carolinianaCarolina Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulataSmooth Rock Tripe
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velataRimmed Wart Lichen
VariolariaceaeLepra multipunctoides
Lepra pustulataPustule Crust Lichen
Lepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Dermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
Thelidium pyrenophorum
Agonimia flabelliformis