Lichens of North Carolina
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117 species for Polk County

familysciNamecomName
ArthoniaceaeArthonia diffusaDiffuse Comma Lichen
Arthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
CaliciaceaePyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia ramulosaBranched Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia sobolescenspeg lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria normandinoidesdust lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema ryssoleum
Collema subflaccidumjelly lichen
Enchylium conglomeratumjelly lichen
Leptogium austroamericanumSouth American Jellyskin
Leptogium azureumAzure Jellyskin
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium hirsutumHairy Jellyskin
Leptogium saturninumjellyskin
Leptogium burnetiaeBurnet's Skin Lichen
DiploschistaceaeDiploschistes actinostomuscrater lichen
Diploschistes muscorumcrater lichen
Diploschistes scruposuscrater lichen
GraphidaceaeLeucodecton subcompunctumpore lichen
Sanguinotrema wightii
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
Graphis elegansElegant Script Lichen
Graphis proserpensscript lichen
Graphis tenellascript lichen
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora allophanarim lichen
LecideaceaeLecidea exigua
LobariaceaeSticta carolinensisCarolina Moon Lichen
MonoblastiaceaeAnisomeridium subprostans
MycocaliciaceaeChaenothecopsis pusillastubble fungus
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
Parmeliella appalachensis
ParmeliaceaeCanoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia sulcataHammered Shield Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Vulpicida viridissunshine lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia isidiascensrock shield lichen
Vulpicida juniperinusJuniper Sunshine Lichen
PeltigeraceaeLobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Peltigera aphthosaFreckle Pelt Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera leucophlebiapelt lichen
Peltigera polydactylonpelt lichen
Peltigera rufescensRufous Pelt Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria obrutawart lichen
Pertusaria ostiolatawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia squarrosashadow lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Rinodina granuligerapepper-spored lichen
Heterodermia langdonianaLangdon's Fringe Lichen
PyrenulaceaePyrenula laevigatapox lichen
Pyrenula leucostomapox lichen
Pyrenula pyrenuloidespox lichen
Anthracothecium pachycheilum
RamalinaceaeBacidia ekmanianaEkman's Dotted Lichen
Bacidia rubellaRufous Dotted Lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Phyllopsora confusa
Phyllopsora corallina
Ramalina intermediastrap lichen
RoccellaceaeSchismatomma glaucescens
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca quercicolafiredot lichen
TrypetheliaceaeConstrictolumina lyratapyrenolichen
Viridothelium virens
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra multipunctoides
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Dermatocarpon miniatumLesser Stippleback Lichen
Placidium arboreumTree Stipplescale