Lichens of North Carolina
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61 species for Union County

familysciNamecomName
ArthoniaceaeArthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
Arthothelium spectabileSpectacular Comma Lichen
CaliciaceaePyxine subcinereaAshy Mustard Lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorElfin Candleflame Lichen
Candelaria fibrosaFringed Candleflame Lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix caesiaFrosted Comma Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia beaumontiiBeaumont's Cladonia
Cladonia chlorophaeaMealy Pixie-cup
Cladonia ciliataCiliate Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia coniocraeaCommon Powderhorn
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Pixie-cup Lichen
Cladonia mateocyathaMixed-up Pixie Cups
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisScruffy Peg Lichen
Cladonia pyxidataPebbled Pyxie-cup Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia verticillataLadder Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CollemataceaeLeptogium corticolaBlistered Jellyskin Lichen
Leptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
FuscideaceaeMaronea polyphaeaMany-spored Maronea
GomphillaceaeGyalideopsis buckiiBuck's Gyalideopsis
GraphidaceaeGraphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Leiorreuma explicansa script lichen
Phaeographis inustaCommon Brown-spored Script Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora chlaroteraBrown Rim Lichen
Xanthosyne variansVariegated Dot Lichen
Lecanora protervulaEastern Frosted Rim Lichen
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia africanaFrosted Saucer Lichen
OpegraphaceaeOpegrapha vulgataOlive Scribble Lichen
ParmeliaceaeCanoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Canoparmelia texanaTexas Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Parmotrema gardneriGardner's Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleUnperforated Ruffle Lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria sinusmexicaniMexican Wart Lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhysciaceaeHyperphyscia syncollaSmooth Shadow-crust Lichen
Phaeophyscia hispidulaWhiskered Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaPowdery Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia pumiliorSpotted Rosette Lichen
Rinodina maculansa pepper-spored lichen
PyrenulaceaePyrenula punctellaBeech Pox Lichen
TeloschistaceaeCaloplaca cerinaGray-rimmed Firedot
Xanthomendoza weberi Weber's Sunburst Lichen
TrypetheliaceaeViridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen