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Mimulus guttatus DC.
seep monkeyflower

General Information
Symbol: MIGU
Group: Dicot
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: CAN   N
L48   N
AK   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM   


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


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
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

Top Level Regions
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



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

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