Lichens of North Carolina
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102 species for McDowell County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeBuellia erubescensbutton lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia humiliscup lichen
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia sobolescenspeg lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
Stereocaulon dactylophyllum var. dactylophyllumsnow lichen
Cladonia brevis
Stereocaulon condensatumsnow lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Scytinium lichenoidesjellyskin
FuscideaceaeMaronea polyphaea
GraphidaceaeGraphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora thysanophoraMapledust Lichen
LichinaceaeEphebe solidathread lichen
LobariaceaePseudocyphellaria hawaiiensis H. Magn.Hawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia tartareaTartar 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 lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna revolutaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Mengazzia terebratatree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmeliopsis hyperoptaGray Starburst Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema stuppeumruffle lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia bollianaspeckled shield lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Tuckermannopsis orbata
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera leucophlebiapelt lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
PertusariaceaePertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia pseudospeciosafringe lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Leucodermia leucomelos
Physcia pumiliorrosette lichen
Physconia detersafrosted lichen
Polyblastidium dendriticum
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
RamalinaceaeBiatora printzeniiPrintzen's Dotted Lichen
Biatora vernalisSpring Dotted Lichen
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
StereocaulaceaeStereocaulon pileatumPileated Snow Lichen
TeloschistaceaePolycauliona candelariaShrubby Sunburst Lichen
TremellaceaeTremella cladoniae
UncertainHomostegia hertelii
Epicladonia simplex
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
Verrucaria calkinsianaCalkins' Verrucaria