Lichens of North Carolina
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34 species for Rutherford County

familysciNamecomName
CaliciaceaeBaculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeLeptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium milligranumjellyskin
PannariaceaePannaria tavaresiiTavares' Matted Lichen
ParmeliaceaeCanoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermanella fendleri
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
PhysciaceaePolyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physconia leucoleiptesfrosted lichen
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca cerinafiredot lichen
Rusavskia elegans
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe