8 spp. listed to occur in our area(1)
, >40 total(2)
Eurasia, Africa, and the New World; in our area, e. NA (north to QC-MB) and sw. US(1)
relatively common in mesic areas(1)
The presence of Lichenophanes spectabilis (Lesne, 1895) on US territory needs confirmation.
The type was from a historic collection, and "California" may well refer to a Mexican location.
Images of that species found on iNaturalist