Lichen of the BCEP

FAMILY SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME NATIVE CODE COMMENTS
Collemataceae Collema nigrescens Blistered Jelly Lichen YES L bark of valley oak
Leptogium pseudofurfuraceum Dimpled Jellyskin YES L bark of cottonwood
Parmeliaceae Evernia prunastri Oakmoss Lichen YES L small tuffs found on branches of oaks and gray pine
Flavopunctelia flaventior Speckled Greenshield YES L a yellow green lichen with black lower surface, brown edges, and grows on the bark of various trees
Melanelixia glabra California Camouflage Lichen YES L collected off of oak branches
Melanelixia subargentifera Whiskered Camouflage Lichen YES L collected off of gray pine branch
Parmelina coleae Fringed Shield Lichen YES L collected off of bark
Xanthoparmelia cumberlandia Cumberland Rock-Shield YES L a yellow-green foliose rock lichen, common. identical to below except for slight difference in chemical tests
Xanthoparmelia lineola Tight Rock-Shield YES L a yellow-green foliose rock lichen, common. identical to above except for slight difference in chemical tests
Physciaceae Phaeophyscia orbicularis Mealy Shadow Lichen YES L
Physcia adscendens Hooded Rosette Lichen YES L
Physcia stellaris Star Rosette Lichen YES L
Physcia tenella Fringed Rosette Lichen YES L collected off of gray pine branch
Physconia americana Fancy Frost Lichen YES L
Physconia enteroxantha Yellow-Edged Frost Lichen
Ramalinaceae Waynea californica YES L a California squamulose lichen, on bark or wood
Teloschistaceae Candeleria pacifica Lemon Lichen YES L common on bark
Xanthomendoza fallax Hooded Sunburst Lichen YES L
Xanthomendoza hasseana Poplar Sunburst Lichen YES L