Lichens of North Carolina
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125 species for Wilkes County

familysciNamecomName
AcarosporaceaeSarcogyne similis
CaliciaceaeBuellia erubescensbutton lichen
Calicium abietinumpin lichen
Pyxine sorediatamustard lichen
CandelariaceaeCandelaria fibrosalemon lichen
Candelariella efflorescenseggyolk lichen
ChrysotrichaceaeChrysothrix insulizansgold dust lichen
CladoniaceaeCladonia apodocarpaStalkless Cladonia
Cladonia arbuscula subsp. arbusculareindeer lichen
Cladonia chlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia cristatellaBritish Soldiers
Cladonia cryptochlorophaeacup lichen
Cladonia didyma var. vulcanicaSouthern Soldiers
Cladonia furcataForked Cladonia
Cladonia grayiGray's Cup Lichen
Cladonia incrassataPowder-foot British Soldiers
Cladonia macilenta var. bacillarisLipstick Powderhorn
Cladonia mataeocyatha
Cladonia ochrochloraSmooth-footed Powderhorn
Cladonia peziziformisTurban Lichen
Cladonia piedmontensisPiedmont Cladonia
Cladonia rangiferinaReindeer Lichen
Cladonia squamosaDragon Cladonia
Cladonia stipitataStipitate Cladonia
Cladonia strepsilisOlive Cladonia
Cladonia subcariosapeg lichen
Cladonia verticillataWhorled Ladder Lichen
Lepraria caesielladust lichen
Lepraria finkiiFink's Dust Lichen
Lepraria harrisianaHarris' Dust Lichen
Pycnothelia papillariaGnome Fingers
CoccocarpiaceaeCoccocarpia palmicolaSalted Shell Lichen
CollemataceaeCollema furfuraceumjelly lichen
Leptogium chloromelumjellyskin
Leptogium cyanescensjellyskin
DiploschistaceaeDiploschistes scruposuscrater lichen
GomphillaceaeGomphillus americanus
IcmadophilaceaeDibaeis baeomycesPink Earth Lichen
LecanoraceaeLecanora hybocarpaBumpy Rim Lichen
LecideaceaePorpidia macrocarpaBig-fruited Boulder Lichen
LobariaceaePseudocyphellaria holarcticaHolarctic Specklebelly Lichen
Sticta beauvoisiiFringed Moon Lichen
OchrolechiaceaeOchrolechia pseudopallescenssaucer lichen
PannariaceaeFuscopannaria leucostictaWhite-rimmed Shingle Lichen
ParmeliaceaeAhtiana aurescens
Anzia colpodesBlack Fringe Foam Lichen
Canoparmelia carolinianaCarolina Shield Lichen
Cetrelia chicitaeChicita's Sea-storm Lichen
Cetrelia olivetorumOlive Sea-storm Lichen
Flavoparmelia baltimorensisRock Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperataCommon Greenshield Lichen
Flavopunctelia flaventiorSpeckled Greenshield Lichen
Hypotrachyna afrorevolutaloop lichen
Hypotrachyna horrescensHairy Loop Lichen
Hypotrachyna minarumloop lichen
Imshaugia aleuritesImshaug's lichen
Melanohalea halei
Menegazzia subsimilistree flute lichen
Myelochroa aurulentaaxil-bristle lichen
Myelochroa galbinaaxil-bristle lichen
Parmelia squarrosaBottlebrush Shield Lichen
Parmotrema cetratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema commensuratumruffle lichen
Parmotrema crinitumruffle lichen
Parmotrema hypotropumPowdered Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema xanthinumYellow Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema margaritatumruffle lichen
Parmotrema perforatumPerforated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema reticulatumReticulated Ruffle Lichen
Parmotrema subisidiosumSubisidiate Ruffle Lichen
Platismatia tuckermaniiTuckerman's Rag Lichen
Pseudevernia consociansCommon Antler Lichen
Punctelia appalachensisAppalachian Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia borrerispeckled shield lichen
Punctelia caseanaCase's Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia missouriensisMissouri Speckled Shield Lichen
Punctelia rudectaCommon Speckled Shield Lichen
Tuckermannopsis americana
Tuckermannopsis ciliaris
Usnea ceratinabeard lichen
Usnea rubicundaRed Beard Lichen
Usnocetraria oakesianaYellow Ribbon Lichen
Xanthoparmelia conspersaPeppered Rock-shield
Hypotrachyna mcmullinianaMcMullin's Loop Lichen
PeltigeraceaeNephroma helveticumkidney lichen
Peltigera aphthosaFreckle Pelt Lichen
Peltigera caninaDog Lichen
Peltigera leucophlebiapelt lichen
Ricasolia quercizans
PeltulaceaePeltula cylindricarock olive lichen
Peltula zahlbruckneriZahlbruckner's Rock Olive Lichen
PertusariaceaePertusaria globularisGlobular Wart Lichen
Pertusaria leioplacawart lichen
Pertusaria paratuberculiferaSpotted Wart Lichen
Pertusaria propinquawart lichen
PhysciaceaeAnaptychia palmulataShaggy Fringe Lichen
Polyblastidium casarettianum
Heterodermia crocea
Heterodermia galactophylla
Heterodermia obscurataOrange-bellied Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia speciosaPowdered Fringe Lichen
Heterodermia squamulosa
Leucodermia appalachensis
Leucodermia leucomelos
Phaeophyscia adiastolaPowder-tipped Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia insignisshadow lichen
Phaeophyscia pusilloidesPom Pom Shadow Lichen
Phaeophyscia rubropulchraOrange-cored Shadow Lichen
Physcia aipoliaHoary Rosette Lichen
Physcia americanaAmerican Rosette Lichen
Physcia sorediosarosette lichen
Physcia stellarisStarry Rosette Lichen
Physcia thomsonianaThomson's Rosette Lichen
Polyblastidium hypoleucum
Heterodermia langdonianaLangdon's Fringe Lichen
RamalinaceaeRamalina culbersoniorumCulberson's Strap Lichen
RamboldiaceaeRamboldia blochianaRambold's lichen
RhizocarpaceaeRhizocarpon reductummap lichen
StereocaulaceaeHertelidea pseudobotryosa
Stereocaulon pileatumPileated Snow Lichen
StictidaceaeStictis urceolatumCan of Worms Lichen
TremellaceaeTremella parmeliarum
UmbilicariaceaeUmbilicaria papulosaCommon Toadskin
Umbilicaria mammulatasmooth rock tripe
VariolariaceaeLepra pustulataPustule Lichen