Lichens of North Carolina
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174 species for Henderson County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeAmandinea punctata
Buellia maculatabutton lichen
Sculptolumina japonicaJapanese Button Lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. mitisreindeer lichen
Cladonia botrytes
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia carolinanaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia dimorphocladaProstrate Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia fimbriataTrumpet Lichen
Cladonia floerkianaDevil's Matchsticks
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia gracilis subsp. gracilisSmooth Pyxie Lichen
Cladonia gracilis subsp. turbinataSmooth Pyxie Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia pyxidataPyxie Cups
Cladonia ramulosaBranched Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia sobolescenspeg lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria normandinoidesdust lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia erthroxyli
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium pineti
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumjelly lichen
Collema nigrescensBlack Jelly Lichen
Collema subflaccidumjelly lichen
Leptogium chloromelumjellyskin
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium milligranumjellyskin
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
Leptogium saturninumjellyskin
DiploschistaceaeRhabdodiscus granulosus
GraphidaceaeLeucodecton subcompunctumpore lichen
GyalectaceaeRamonia valenzueliana
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora albella var. albellarim lichen
Lecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora insignisrim lichen
Lecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora oreinoidesrim lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Vainionora americanaVainio's Lichen
LecideaceaeLecidea cyrtidiadisc lichen
Lecidea nylanderiNylander's Tile Lichen
Porpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
Lecidea tessellataMosaic Tile Lichen
LobariaceaePseudocyphellaria hawaiiensis H. Magn.Hawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta fragilinataFragile Moon Lichen
Sticta sylvaticaForest Moon 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
Parmeliella tryptophylla
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Crespoa crozalsiana
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-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 perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea cornutabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
Parmelina coleae
Parmotrema cristiferumruffle lichen
Usnea perplexansbeard lichen
Usnea tristisbeard lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera aphthosaFreckle Pelt Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera horizontalisHorizontal Pelt Lichen
Peltigera neopolydactylaFrog Pelt
Ricasolia quercizans
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 albicans
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia diademata
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia pseudospeciosafringe lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia appalachensis
Leucodermia leucomelos
Phaeophyscia hispidulaWhiskered Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia subtilisSlender Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
Rinodina chrysidiataGolden Pepper-spored Lichen
Physconia americanaAmerican Frosted Lichen
PilocarpaceaeFellhanera granulosa
Fellhanera hybrida
Micarea peliocarpadot lichen
PorinaceaePseudosagedia cestrensisbruise lichen
Pseudosagedia raphidospermabruise lichen
PyrenulaceaePyrenula leucostomapox lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia circumspectaCircumspect Dotted Lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia elabensRambold's lichen
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca polliniifiredot lichen
Gyalolechia flavorubescens
TephromelataceaeTephromela atra
TrapeliaceaePlacynthiella icmaleatar-spot lichen
Trapeliopsis viridescens
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria carolinianaCarolina Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra multipunctoides
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen
Lepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Dermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
Thelidium pyrenophorum
Agonimia flabelliformis