Lichens of North Carolina
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171 species for Washington County

familysciNamecomName
ArthoniaceaeArthonia albovirescensWhite-green Comma Lichen
Arthonia anglicaEnglish Comma Lichen
Arthonia intervenienscomma lichen
Arthonia quintariaFive-septate Comma Fungus
Arthonia susaSoutheastern Comma Lichen
Coniarthonia pyrrhulared dot lichen
Arthonia agelasticaHerded Comma Lichen
BrigantieaceaeBrigantiaea leucoxanthaBrick-spored Lichen
CaliciaceaeAmandinea punctataTiny Button Lichen
Baculifera curtisiiCurtis' Button Lichen
Buellia erubescensCommon Button Lichen
Buellia vernicomabutton lichen
Ciposia wheeleriWheeler's Button Lichen
Pyxine albovirensWhite-green Mustard Lichen
Pyxine caesiopruinosaOrange Button Rosette Lichen
Pyxine sorediataa mustard lichen
Pyxine subcinereaAshy Mustard Lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria concolorElfin Candleflame Lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix chamaecyparicolaWhite Cedar Gold Dust Lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia caespiticiaStubby-stalked Cladonia
Cladonia didymaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia parasiticaFence-rail Cladonia
Cladonia rappiiSlender Ladder Lichen
Cladonia raveneliiRavenel's Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosaPeg Lichen
Cladonia subradiataPowdery Peg Lichen
Cladonia subtenuisDixie Reindeer Lichen
CoenogoniaceaeCoenogonium luteumOrange Dimple Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema subflaccidumTree Jelly Lichen
Leptogium austroamericanumSouth American Jellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensBlue Jellyskin Lichen
DactyolpsporaceaeSclerococcum inquilinumSpotted Wart Lichen Fungus
FuscideaceaeAlbemarlea pamlicoensisAlbemarle-Pamlico Lichen
GomphillaceaeGyalideopsis buckiiBuck's Gyalideopsis
Asterothyrium decipiensa leaf lichen
GraphidaceaeAcanthothecis paucisporaFew-spored Fissure Lichen
Fissurina alligatorensisAlligator River Fissure Lichen
Fissurina columbinaColumbian Fissure Lichen
Fissurina cypressiCypress Fissure Lichen
Fissurina insidiosafissure lichen
Graphis furcataForked Script Lichen
Graphis inversaInverse Script Lichen
Graphis scriptaCommon Script Lichen
Leiorreuma sericeuma script lichen
Nadvornikia sorediataNadvornik's Pale Dot Lichen
Creographa brasiliensis Brazil Brown-spored Script Lichen
Thelotrema adjectumbarnacle lichen
Pseudochapsa dilatataDilated Barnacle Lichen
Thelotrema monospermumSingle-spored Barnacle Lichen
Acanthothecis mosquitensisMosquito Fissure Lichen
GyalectaceaeRamonia microsporaBark Stars
HaematommataceaeHaematomma accolensbloodspot lichen
Haematomma flexuosumFlexuose Bloodspot Lichen
Haematomma guyanenseGuyana Bloodspot Lichen
LecanographaceaeAlyxoria variaVariable Scribble Lichen
Zwackhia viridisGreen Scribble Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora caperaticaa sorediate rim lichen
Lecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
Lecanora louisianaeLouisiana Rim Lichen
Lecanora strobilinaMealy Rim Lichen
Xanthosyne variansVariegated Dot Lichen
Lecanora floridulaFlorida Rim Lichen
Lecanora protervulaEastern Frosted Rim Lichen
Xanthosyne granularis
Xanthosyne varians subsp. submorsei
MegalosporaceaeMegalospora porphyritisa megalospora lichen
MonoblastiaceaeAnisomeridium polyporiMany-pored Punch Lichen
Acrocordia gemmataBudding Acrocordia
Anisomeridium biformoidesa pyrenolichen
MycocaliciaceaeMycocalicium subtileSnag Stubble Fungus
OchrolechiaceaeLepra pustulataPustule Crust Lichen
Lepra trachythallinaPowdered Wart Lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
Pannaria lurida subsp. russelliiRussell's Matted Lichen
ParmeliaceaeAnzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Anzia ornataOrnate Foam Lichen
Bulbothrix isidizaIsidiate Eyelash Lichen
Bulbothrix scortellaan eyelash lichen
Parmelinella amazonicaAmazon Shield Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Crespoa crozalsianaDe Crozals' Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy-spined Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna lividaWrinkled Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumHairless-spined Shield Lichen
Hypotrachyna osseoalbaGrainy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna spumosaPustuled Shield Lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaPowdery Axil-bristle Lichen
Neoprotoparmelia amerisidiataAmerican Isidiate Neoprotoparmelia
Parmeliopsis subambiguaSouthern Starburst Lichen
Parmotrema hypoleucinumWhite Belly Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema mellissiiMelliss' Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema neotropicumNeotropical Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema rampoddenseLong-whiskered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSalted Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema submarginaleUnperforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subrigidumCoastal Perforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema tinctorumPalm Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema ultralucensSpotted Ruffle Lichen
Punctelia missouriensisMissouri Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaRough Speckled Shield Lichen
Usnea subscabrosaHorny Beard Llichen
Hypotrachyna mcmullinianaMcMullin's Loop Lichen
PeltigeraceaeEmmanuelia raveneliiRavenel's Lungwort
PertusariaceaePertusaria epixanthaYellow-tipped Wart Lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria sinusmexicaniMexican Wart Lichen
Pertusaria subpertusaMesa Wart Lichen
Pertusaria tetrathalamiawart lichen
Pertusaria texanaTexas Wart Lichen
PhaeococcomycetaceaeEtayoa trypetheliiTrypethelium Fungus
PhlyctidaceaePhlyctis boliviensisBark Whitewash Lichen
PhysciaceaeHeterodermia albicansWhite Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia croceaOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Hyperphyscia syncollaSmooth Shadow-crust Lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia americanaPowdery Rosette Lichen
Physcia atrostriataStreaked Rosette Lichen
Physcia millegranaMealy Rosette Lichen
Physcia pumiliorSpotted Rosette Lichen
Rinodina maculansa pepper-spored lichen
PilocarpaceaeByssoloma meadiiMead's Fuzzy Rim Lichen
Micarea micrococcaMicrodot Micarea Lichen
Micarea prasinaGreen Dot Lichen
Byssoloma maderenseMadeiran Fuzzy Rim Lichen
PorinaceaePorina heterosporaSoutheastern Pimple Lichen
Porina scabridaScabrid Pimple Lichen
Pseudosagedia cestrensisBark Bruise Lichen
Trichothelium americanumAmerican Trichothelium
PyrenulaceaeAnthracothecium australienseAustralian Pox Lichen
Pyrenula cruentaBark Rash Lichen
Pyrenula fetivicaa pox lichen
Pyrenula microcarpaSmall-fruited Pox Lichen
Pyrenula pseudobufoniaEastern Pox Lichen
Pyrenula punctellaBeech Pox Lichen
Pyrenula baliaSantee Pox Lichen
RamalinaceaeBacidia ekmanianaEkman's Dotted Lichen
Bacidia schweinitziiSurprise Lichen
Phyllopsora confusaConfused Lace-Scale Lichen
Phyllopsora parvifoliaLeafy Lace-Scale Lichen
Ramalina culbersoniorumSouthern Cartilage Lichen
Ramalina stenosporaSouthern Strap Lichen
Catinaria brodoanaBrodo's Dot Lichen
Bacidia sorediataSorediate Dotted Lichen
RopalosporaceaeRopalospora viridisGreen Comet-spored Lichen
SarrameanaceaeChicitaea confusaConfused Chicita Lichen
StereocaulaceaeLepraria finkiiFluffy Dust Lichen
Lepraria friabilisFriable Dust Lichen
Lepraria harrisianaHarris' Dust Lichen
Lepraria hodkinsonianaHodkinson's Dust Lichen
StictidaceaeThelopsis corticolaOrange Dust Lichen
TrapeliaceaePlacynthiella dasaeaa pale dot lichen
Placynthiella icmaleaStiff Tar-spot Lichen
Trapeliopsis flexuosaFence-rail Lichen
TrypetheliaceaeBathelium carolinianumCarolina Crowded-warts
Nigrovothelium tropicumPeppercorn Lichen
Viridothelium virensSpeckled Blister Lichen
Polymeridium quinqueseptatumFive-septate Polymeridium
UncertainBactrospora carolinensisCarolina False Button Lichen
Minutoexcipula tuckeraeTucker's Wart Lichen Fungus
Vouauxiella lichenicolaa lichenicolous fungus
Minutoexcipula miniatoexcipulaSunset-rimmed Lichen Fungus
Roselliniopsis tropicaTropical Lichen Fungus
VerrucariaceaePsoroglaena dictyosporaa speck lichen