Lichens of North Carolina
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96 species for Mecklenburg County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeAmandinea punctata
Baculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Buellia erubescensbutton lichen
Buellia maculatabutton lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
Pyxine subcinereamustard lichen
Diplotomma alboatrum
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorCandleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosalemon lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia cervicornisladder lichen
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia ciliata var. tenuis
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia incrassataPowder-foot British Soldiers
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CollemataceaeCollema nigrescensBlack Jelly Lichen
Collema pulchellum var. pulchellumjelly lichen
Collema pulchellum var. leucopeplumjelly lichen
Collema pulchellum var. subnigriscens
Enchylium conglomeratumjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium milligranumjellyskin
Collema leptaleumjelly lichen
DiploschistaceaeDiploschistes actinostomuscrater lichen
GraphidaceaeGraphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora imshaugiiImshaug's Rim Lichen
Lecanora miculatarim lichen
Lecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora subimmergensrim lichen
Traponora varians
OpegraphaceaeOpegrapha vulgatascribble lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
ParmeliaceaeFlavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmelia squarrosaBottlebrush Shield Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Pseudoparmelia uleanafalse shield lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera praetextatapelt lichen
Peltigera rufescensRufous Pelt Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria ostiolatawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria pustulataPustule Wart Lichen
Pertusaria rubefactawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
Pertusaria glomeratawart lichen
PhysciaceaeHeterodermia granulifera
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia ciliataSmooth Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia haleiHele's Rosette Lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physcia subtilisSlender Rosette Lichen
Rinodina tephraspispepper-spored lichen
Rinodina bischoffiiBischoff's Pepper-spored Lichen
PsoraceaePsora decipiens
PyrenulaceaePyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia polychroadotted lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Biatora vernalisSpring Dotted Lichen
TeloschistaceaeAthallia holocarpafiredot lichen
Gyalolechia flavovirescens
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
XylographaceaeXylographa disseminata