[Wildflowers East of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Lichens East of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington

American Wolf Lichen, Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen, Wolf Lichen: Letharia columbiana (Synonym: Letharia californica) (Parmeliaceae)

Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen: Letharia columbiana

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Cup Lichens and Pixie Cups: The Genus Cladonia (Cladoniaceae)

Cup Lichen: Cladonia chlorophaea

Cowpie Lichen, Crater Lichen: Diploschistes muscorum (Synonyms: Diploschistes bryophilus, Diploschistes canadensis) - (Thelotremataceae)

American Wolf Lichen, Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen, Wolf Lichen: Letharia columbiana (Synonym: Letharia californica) - (Parmeliaceae)

Wolf Lichen: Letharia vulpina (Synonym: Evernia vulpina) - (Parmeliaceae)

Felt Lichens, Pelt Lichens: The Genus Peltigera (Peltigeraceae)

Ruffled Freckled Pelt: Peltigera leucophlebia (Synonyms: Chloropeltigera variolosa, Chloropeltigera variolosa var. leucophlebia, Peltidea aphthosa, Peltidea aphthosa var. leucophlebia, Peltidea leucophlebia, Peltidea variolosa, Peltigera aphthosa, Peltigera aphthosa f. variolosa, Peltigera aphthosa var. variolosa, Peltigera variolosa, Peltigera variolosa var. leucophlebia)

Felt Lichen: Peltigera praetextata (Synonyms: Peltigera canina ssp. praetextata, Peltigera canina var. praetextata, Peltigera rufescens f. innovans, Peltigera rufescens f. praetextata, Peltigera rufescens var. lepidophora, Peltigera rufescens var. praetextata, Peltigera subcanina)

Field Dog Lichen, Field Pelt: Peltigera rufescens (Synonyms: Lichen rufescens, Peltidea polydactyla var. microcarpa, Peltidea rufescens, Peltigera canina var. rufescens, Peltigera polydactyla, Peltigera polydactyla f. collina, Peltigera polydactyla f. microcarpa, Peltigera polydactylon var. crassoides, Peltigera rufescens f. incusa)

Rimmed Navel Lichen: Rhizoplaca melanphthalma (Synonyms: Lecanora melanophthalma, Lecidea brandegeei, Lecidea brandegei) - (Lecanoraceae)

Chocolate Chip Lichen: Solorina crocea

Navel Lichens and Rock Tripe: The Genus Umbilicaria - (Umbilicariaceae)

Orange Wall Lichens & Sunburst Lichens: The Genus Xanthoria (Teloschistaceae)

Brown-eyed Sunshine Lichen: Vulpicida canadensis (Synonyms: Cetraria candensis, Cetraria juniperina, Tuckermannopsis canadensis, Tuckermannopsis juniperina) (Parmeliaceae)


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