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Mimulus guttatus DC.
seep monkeyflower



General Information
Symbol: MIGU
Group: Dicot
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Duration: Annual
Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: CAN   N
L48   N
AK   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

Images

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Brother Alfred Brousseau. Courtesy of St. Mary's College of California. ©St. Mary's College of California. Usage Requirements.

Brother Alfred Brousseau. Courtesy of St. Mary's College of California. ©St. Mary's College of California. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. July 24, 2002. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Alpine Co. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Alpine Co. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Alpine Co. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Plumas Co. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. Usage Requirements.

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. United States, NV. Usage Requirements.

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements.

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements.

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Tuolumne Co., Red Hills. April 17, 1990. Usage Requirements.

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Tuolumne Co., Red Hills. April 17, 1990. Usage Requirements.

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Tuolumne Co., Yosemite National Park, Kibbie Creek. July 17, 1982. Usage Requirements.

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Humboldt Co., Wiggins Ranch, Table Bluff. June 18, 1984. Usage Requirements.

Sheri Hagwood. Bureau of Land Management. United States, ID, Bureau of Land Management Jarbidge Resource Area. June 25, 2003. Usage Requirements.

©Lindsey Koepke. United States, WA, Pierce Co., Mount Rainier National Park, White River. July 26, 2005. Usage Requirements.

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, CA, Kings Canyon National Park. June 5, 2010. Usage Requirements.

USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team, Fort Worth, TX. Usage Requirements.

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 3: 190. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc. Usage Requirements.

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
MIAR6 Mimulus arvensis Greene
MIBR8 Mimulus brachystylis Edwin
MICO10 Mimulus cordatus Greene
MIDE11 Mimulus decorus (A.L. Grant) Suksd.
MIEQ Mimulus equinnus Greene
MIBA4 Mimulus bakeri Gandog.
MICL5 Mimulus clementinus Greene
MICU5 Mimulus cuspidata Greene
MIGLA Mimulus glabratus Kunth var. ascendens A. Gray
MIGL8 Mimulus glareosus Greene
MIGR9 Mimulus grandiflorus J.T. Howell
MIGR11 Mimulus grandis (Greene) A. Heller
MIGUL2 Mimulus guttatus DC. ssp. litoralis Pennell
MIGUM Mimulus guttatus DC. ssp. micranthus (A. Heller) Munz
MIGUS Mimulus guttatus DC. ssp. scouleri (Hook.) Pennell
MIGUD2 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. depauperatus (A. Gray) A.L. Grant
MIGUG2 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. grandis Greene
MIGUH2 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. hallii (Greene) A.L. Grant
MIGUL4 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. laxus (Pennell ex M. Peck) M. Peck
MIGUL3 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. lyratus (Benth.) Pennell ex M. Peck
MIGUN Mimulus guttatus DC. var. nasutus (Greene) Jeps.
MIGUP Mimulus guttatus DC. var. puberulus (Greene ex Rydb.) A.L. Grant
MILAA Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. argutus Greene
MILAC Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. californicus Jeps.
MILAG Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. grandis (Greene) Greene
MILAI Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. insignis (Greene) A.L. Grant
MILAM Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. microphyllus (Benth.) A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr.
MILAM3 Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. minimus Henry
MILAN Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. nasutus (Greene) Jeps.
MILAP Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. platyphyllus Greene
MILO3 Mimulus longulus Greene
MILUD Mimulus luteus L. var. depauperatus A. Gray
MIGUA Mimulus guttatus DC. ssp. arenicola Pennell
MIGUG3 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. gracilis (A. Gray) G.R. Campb.
MIGUM2 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. microphyllus (Benth.) Pennell ex M. Peck
MIHI3 Mimulus hirsutus J.T. Howell
MILAA2 Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. arvensis (Greene) Jeps.
MILAG2 Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene var. guttatus (DC.) Jeps.
MIMI4 Mimulus microphyllus Benth.
MINAM Mimulus nasutus Greene var. micranthus (A. Heller) A.L. Grant
MIPA15 Mimulus paniculatus Greene
MIPA13 Mimulus parishii Gandog., non Greene
MISU7 Mimulus subreniformis Greene
MITE8 Mimulus tenellus Nutt. ex A. Gray
MIGUA2 Mimulus guttatus DC. ssp. arvensis (Greene) Munz
MIGUH Mimulus guttatus DC. ssp. haidensis Calder & Roy L. Taylor
MIGUA3 Mimulus guttatus DC. var. arvensis (Greene) A.L. Grant
MIGUD Mimulus guttatus DC. var. decorus A.L. Grant
MIGUI Mimulus guttatus DC. var. insignis Greene
MIHA Mimulus hallii Greene
MILA13 Mimulus langsdorffii Donn ex Greene
MILA12 Mimulus laxus Pennell ex M. Peck
MILUG Mimulus luteus L. var. gracilis A. Gray
MILY3 Mimulus lyratus Benth.
MIMA7 Mimulus maguirei Pennell
MIMA9 Mimulus marmoratus Greene
MIMI10 Mimulus micranthus A. Heller
MINA2 Mimulus nasutus Greene
MIPA8 Mimulus pardalis Pennell
MIPE5 Mimulus petiolaris Greene
MIPR7 Mimulus prionophyllus Greene
MIPR6 Mimulus procerus Greene
MIPU11 Mimulus puberulus Greene ex Rydb.
MIPU12 Mimulus puncticalyx Gandog.
MISC4 Mimulus scouleri Hook.
MITH2 Mimulus thermalis A. Nelson
MIRI2 Mimulus rivularis Nutt.
MISO2 Mimulus sookensis B.G. Benedict, J.L. Modliszewski, A.L. Sweigart, N.H. Martin, F.R. Ganders, & J.H. Willis
MIUN2 Mimulus unimaculatus Pennell

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Genus Mimulus L. – monkeyflower
Species Mimulus guttatus DC. – seep monkeyflower

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Alaska OBL
Arid West OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont OBL
Great Plains OBL
Midwest OBL
Northcentral & Northeast OBL
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast OBL

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover