Lichens of North Carolina
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380 species for Transylvania County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeAcarospora chrysopscracked lichen
Acarospora fuscataBrown Cracked Lichen
Acarospora obpallenscracked lichen
Polysporina simplex
Acarospora schleicheri
ArthoniaceaeArthonia anglicacomma lichen
Arthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
Arthothelium ruanumcomma lichen
Sporodophoron americanum
Arthonia apatetica
BaeomycetaceaeBaeomyces rufusBrown Beret Lichen
BrigantieaceaeBrigantiaea leucoxanthaBrick-spored Lichen
CaliciaceaeAmandinea polyspora
Amandinea punctata
Baculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Buellia elizaebutton lichen
Buellia erubescensbutton lichen
Buellia spuriabutton lichen
Buellia vernicomabutton lichen
Dimelaena oreinaMoonglow Lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
Sculptolumina japonicaJapanese Button Lichen
CladoniaceaeCetradonia linearisRock Gnome Lichen
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia carolinanaGranite Thorn Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia cocciferaRed Pixie Cup
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia didyma var. didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia macilenta var. macilentaLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia petrophilaRock Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia pleurotaRed-fruited Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia stipitataStipitate Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia uncialisThorn Cladonia
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria caesielladust lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria harrisianaHarris' Dust Lichen
Lepraria normandinoidesdust lichen
Lepraria vouauxiidust lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
Stereocaulon dactylophyllum var. dactylophyllumsnow lichen
Cladonia carneolacup lichen
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium luteum
Coenogonium pineti
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumjelly lichen
Collema nigrescensBlack Jelly Lichen
Collema subflaccidumjelly lichen
Enchylium tenaxjelly lichen
Leptogium corticolajellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
Leptogium hirsutumHairy Jellyskin
Leptogium laceroidesjellyskin
Rostania callibotrysjelly lichen
Scytinium dactylinumjellyskin
Leptogium burnetiaeBurnet's Skin Lichen
ConiocybaceaeChaenotheca brunneolapin lichen
CystocoleaceaeCystocoleus ebeneus
DactyolpsporaceaeSclerococcum inquilinum
DidymosphaeriaceaeJulella fallaciosa
DiploschistaceaeDiploschistes actinostomuscrater lichen
Diploschistes muscorumcrater lichen
Diploschistes scruposuscrater lichen
GomphillaceaeAulaxina quadrangula
Gomphillus americanus
Gyalectidium appendiculatum
Jamesiella anastomosans
GraphidaceaeFissurina insidiosafissure lichen
Glyphis cicatricosa
Graphis lineolascript lichen
Graphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Graphis striatulaStriate Script Lichen
Leucodecton subcompunctumpore lichen
Nadvornikia sorediata
Phaeographis brasiliensisBrazil Brown-spored Script Lichen
Phaeographis inustaCommon Brown-spored Script Lichen
Thelotrema subtilebarnacle lichen
GyalectaceaeGyalecta obesispora
HaematommataceaeHaematomma accolensbloodspot lichen
Haematomma flexuosumbloodspot lichen
Haematomma fenzlianumbloodspot lichen
HerpotrichiellaceaeCapronia harrisiana
HymeneliaceaeIonaspis alba
Ionaspis lacustris
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
Icmadophila ericetorumPeppermint Drop Lichen
LecanographaceaeAlyxoria variascribble lichen
Plectocarpon lichenum
LecanoraceaeJapewiella dollypartonianaDolly Parton Lichen
Lecanora allophanarim lichen
Lecanora appalachensisAppalachian Rim Lichen
Lecanora argentatarim lichen
Lecanora caesiorubella subsp. caesiorubellarim lichen
Lecanora cinereofuscarim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora imshaugiiImshaug's Rim Lichen
Lecanora minutellaMinute Rim Lichen
Lecanora oreinoidesrim lichen
Lecanora pulicarisrim lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Lecanora subpallensrim lichen
Lecanora thysanophoraMapledust Lichen
Lecanora wisconsinensisWisconsin Rim Lichen
Lecidella elaeochroma
Traponora varians
Vainionora americanaVainio's Lichen
Lecanora layanaLay's Rim Lichen
Lecanora cadubriaerim lichen
Lecidella viridans
LecideaceaeLecidea cyrtidiadisc lichen
Porpidia albocaerulescensSmoky-eyed Boulder Lichen
Porpidia crustulataCrusty Boulder Lichen
Porpidia subsimplexboulder lichen
Lecidea tessellataMosaic Tile Lichen
LichenoconiaceaeAbrothallus microspermus
LichinaceaeEphebe americanaAmerican Thread Lichen
Ephebe solidathread lichen
Pyrenopsis polycocca
MegalosporaceaeMegalospora porphyritis
MonoblastiaceaeAnisomeridium polypori
MycoporaceaeMycoporum compositum
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia arboreaTree Saucer Lichen
Ochrolechia pseudopallescenssaucer lichen
Ochrolechia trochophora var. trochophorasaucer lichen
Ochrolechia trochophora var. pruinosellasaucer lichen
Ochrolechia yasudae
OpegraphaceaeOpegrapha vulgatascribble lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Fuscopannaria sorediataSorediate Shingle Lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. luridamatted lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. quercicolamatted lichen
Pannaria rubiginosamatted lichen
Pannaria subfuscamatted lichen
Pannaria tavaresiiTavares' Matted Lichen
Parmeliella appalachensis
Parmeliella corallinoides
Parmeliella pannosa
Parmeliella tryptophylla
Rockefellera crossophyllaOld Gray Crosslobes
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Alectoria fallacinawitch's hair
Anzia americana
Anzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Bryoria furcellatahorsehair lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Cetraria laevigata
Cetrelia cetrarioidessea-storm lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Cetrelia monachorumsea-storm lichen
Cetrelia olivetorumOlive Sea-storm Lichen
Crespoa crozalsiana
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Hypogymnia enteromorphatube lichen
Hypogymnia krogiaeKrog's Tube Lichen
Hypogymnia physodesHooded Tube Lichen
Hypogymnia tubulosatube lichen
Hypotrachyna afrorevolutaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna croceopustulataloop lichen
Hypotrachyna gondylophoraloop lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna imbricatulaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna pseudosinuosaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna pustuliferaPustule Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna revolutaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna rockiiloop lichen
Hypotrachyna spumosaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna taylorensisTaylor's Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna thysanotaloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Imshaugia placorodiaImshaug's lichen
Melanohalea exasperata
Melanohalea halei
Menegazzia subsimilistree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa obsessaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia saxatilisSalted Shield Lichen
Parmelia squarrosaBottlebrush Shield Lichen
Parmelia sulcataHammered Shield Lichen
Parmotrema arnoldiiArnold's Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema diffractaicumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiruffle lichen
Parmotrema neotropicumNeotropical Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema simulansruffle lichen
Parmotrema stuppeumruffle lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleruffle lichen
Parmotrema subtinctoriumruffle lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia cladoniaGhost Antler Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea amblyocladabeard lichen
Usnea angulataAngular Beard Lichen
Usnea brasiliensisBrazil Beard Lichen
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea cornutabeard lichen
Usnea dasopogabeard lichen
Usnea entoviolatabeard lichen
Usnea evansiiEvans' Beard Lichen
Usnea haleiHale's Beard Lichen
Usnea merrilliiMerrill's Beard Lichen
Usnea mutabilisbeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnea silesiacabeard lichen
Usnea strigosaBushy Beard Lichen
Usnea subfloridanabeard lichen
Usnea subfuscabeard lichen
Usnea subgracilisbeard lichen
Usnea subscabrosabeard lichen
Usnea trichodeabeard lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia monticolaMountain Rock-shield
Xanthoparmelia plittiiPlitt's Rock-shield
Hypotrachyna kauffmanianaKauffman's Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna mcmullinianaMcMullin's Loop Lichen
PeltigeraceaeCrocodia aurataspecklebelly lichen
Dendriscocaulon intricatulumOlive-thorn Lichen
Lobaria pulmonariaTree Lungwort
Lobarina scrobiculataTextured Lungwort
Nephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Nephroma resupinatumkidney lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera didactylapelt lichen
Peltigera horizontalisHorizontal Pelt Lichen
Peltigera hydrothyriaEastern Waterfan
Peltigera neopolydactylaFrog Pelt
Peltigera polydactylonpelt lichen
Peltigera praetextatapelt lichen
Pseudocyphellaria citrinaLemon Specklebelly Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria deyiDey's Specklebelly Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria holarcticaHolarctic Specklebelly Lichen
Pseudocyphellaria hawaiiensis H. Magn.Hawaiian Specklebelly Lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
Sticta carolinensisCarolina Moon Lichen
Sticta fragilinataFragile Moon Lichen
Sticta fuliginosaPeppered Moon Lichen
Peltigera scabrosapelt lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria geminiparawart lichen
Pertusaria globularisGlobular Wart Lichen
Pertusaria neoscoticaNew Scotland Wart Lichen
Pertusaria obrutawart lichen
Pertusaria ostiolatawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria rubefactawart lichen
Pertusaria sinusmexicaniwart lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBolivian Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia albicans
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia crocea
Heterodermia granulifera
Polyblastidium japonicum
Heterodermia neglecta
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia pseudospeciosafringe lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia appalachensis
Leucodermia leucomelos
Phaeophyscia adiastolaPowder-tipped Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia squarrosashadow lichen
Physcia haleiHele's Rosette Lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physcia subtilisSlender Rosette Lichen
Physcia thomsonianaThomson's Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
Rinodina buckiiBuck's Pepper-spored Lichen
Rinodina chrysidiataGolden Pepper-spored Lichen
Rinodina efflorescenspepper-spored lichen
Rinodina tenuispepper-spored lichen
Rinodina willeyiWilley's Pepper-spored Lichen
Heterodermia langdonianaLangdon's Fringe Lichen
PilocarpaceaeByssoloma leucoblepharumfuzzy rim lichen
Byssoloma meadiifuzzy rim lichen
Micarea melaenadot lichen
Micarea neostipitataStipitate Dot Lichen
Micarea peliocarpadot lichen
PorinaceaePorina scabrida
Pseudosagedia cestrensisbruise lichen
Pseudosagedia chloroticabruise lichen
Pseudosagedia raphidospermabruise lichen
PyrenulaceaeAnthracothecium australiense
Distopyrenis americanapyrenolichen
Lithothelium septemseptatumSeven-septate Pox Lichen
Pyrenula leucostomapox lichen
Pyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
Pyrenula punctellapox lichen
Pyrenula subellipticaSubelliptic Pox Lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia helicosporadotted lichen
Bacidia lobaricadotted lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Bacidia suffusadotted lichen
Bacidina arnoldianaArnold's Dotted Lichen
Biatora appalachensisAppalachian Dotted Lichen
Biatora longisporaLong-spored Dotted Lichen
Biatora printzeniiPrintzen's Dotted Lichen
Phyllopsora confusa
Phyllopsora corallina
Ramalina americanaAmerican Strap Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia russulaRed Rambold's Lichen
RhizocarpaceaeRhizocarpon infernulummap lichen
Rhizocarpon reductummap lichen
Rhizocarpon subgeminatummap lichen
RopalosporaceaeRopalospora chlorantha
Ropalospora viridis
SarrameanaceaeLoxospora cismonica
Loxospora confusa
Loxospora ochrophaea
StereocaulaceaeStereocaulon pileatumPileated Snow Lichen
Stereocaulon saxatilesnow lichen
Stereocaulon tennesseense var. tennesseenseTennessee Snow Lichen
StictidaceaeStictis urceolatumCan of Worms Lichen
StrigulaceaeStrigula americana
Strigula stigmatella
TrapeliaceaePlacynthiella icmaleatar-spot lichen
Trapelia coarctata
Trapelia glebulosa
Trapelia placodioides
Trapelia stipitata
Trapeliopsis granulosa
Trapeliopsis viridescens
TremellaceaeTremella lobariacearum
TrichothyriaceaeLichenopeltella heterodermiicola
TrypetheliaceaeConstrictolumina cinchonaepyrenolichen
Viridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria carolinianaCarolina Toadskin
Umbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria pensylvanicaPennsylvania Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
UncertainDictyocatenulata alba
VaricellariaceaeVaricellaria velata
VariolariaceaeLepra amaraBitter Wart Lichen
Lepra multipunctoides
Lepra ophthalmiza
Lepra pustulataPustule Lichen
Lepra trachythallina
VerrucariaceaeDermatocarpon luridumstippleback lichen
Dermatocarpon muhlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Stippleback Lichen
Flakea papillataThe Thing
Normandina pulchellaElf-eared Lichen
Placidium arboreumTree Stipplescale