Lichens of North Carolina
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105 species for McDowell County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeBuellia erubescensCommon Button Lichen
Pyxine sorediataa mustard lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia grayiGray's Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia humiliscup lichen
Cladonia mateocyathaMixed-up Pixie Cups
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataLadder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeLeptogium chloromelumRuffled Jellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
FuscideaceaeMaronea polyphaea
GraphidaceaeGraphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora thysanophoraMapledust Lichen
LichinaceaeEphebe solidaSolid Rockshag Lichen
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia tartareaTartar Saucer Lichen
Ochrolechia yasudaeCoral Saucer Lichen
PannariaceaePannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Cetrelia olivetorumOlive Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Flavopunctelia flaventiorSpeckled Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumNew Forest Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaGrainy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna revolutaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesSalted Starburst Lichen
Melanelia stygiaAlpine Camouflage Lichen
Menegazzia terebratatree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Myelochroa galbinaSmooth Axil-bristle Lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmeliopsis hyperoptaGray Starburst Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumBlack Stone Flower
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema stuppeumruffle lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleUnperforated Ruffle Lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiCrumpled Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia bollianaspeckled shield lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliarisCiliate Wrinkle Lichen
Tuckermannopsis orbata
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosaHorny Beard Llichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaLungwort, Lung Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera leucophlebiapelt lichen
Pseudocyphellaria hawaiiensisHawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Ricasolia quercizansSmooth Lungwort
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria perpetua
PertusariaceaePertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia pseudospeciosafringe lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Leucodermia appalachensisAppalachian Fringe Lichen
Leucodermia leucomelosElegant Fringe Lichen
Physcia pumiliorSpotted Rosette Lichen
Physconia detersafrosted lichen
Polyblastidium dendriticum
Polyblastidium hypoleucumCupped Fringe Lichen
RamalinaceaeBiatora printzeniiPrintzen's Dotted Lichen
Biatora vernalisSpring Dotted Lichen
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumSouthern Cartilage Lichen
StereocaulaceaeLepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Stereocaulon dactylophyllumFinger-scale Foam Lichen
Stereocaulon pileatumPixie Foam Lichen
Stereocaulon condensatumSandy Soil Foam
TeloschistaceaePolycauliona candelariaShrubby Sunburst Lichen
TremellaceaeTremella cladoniae
UncertainHomostegia hertelii
Epicladonia simplex
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velataRimmed Wart Lichen
VariolariaceaeLepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
Verrucaria calkinsianaCalkins' Verrucaria