Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02936 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Mimulus guttatus DC.
Common name   common monkeyflower
R. Englehardt   s.n.  
Coll. Date 13 June 1992 
United States
Wasatch County
Locality along biking trails at Sundance.
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 23'  1" N, 111° 38'  7" W
Township Range T5S, R3E, Sec. 17  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Mimulus guttatus DC.

     Mimulus arvensis Greene
     Mimulus bakeri Gandog.
     Mimulus brachystylis Edwin
     Mimulus clementinus Greene
     Mimulus cordatus Greene
     Mimulus cuspidata Greene
     Mimulus decorus (A.L. Grant) Suksdorf
     Mimulus equinnus Greene
     Mimulus glabratus var. ascendens Gray
     Mimulus glareosus Greene
     Mimulus grandiflorus J.T. Howell
     Mimulus grandis (Greene) Heller
     Mimulus guttatus ssp. arenicola Pennell
     Mimulus guttatus ssp. arvensis (Greene) Munz
     Mimulus guttatus var. arvensis (Greene) A.L. Grant
     Mimulus guttatus var. decorus A.L. Grant
     Mimulus guttatus var. depauperatus (Gray) A.L. Grant
     Mimulus guttatus var. gracilis (Gray) Campbell
     Mimulus guttatus var. grandis Greene
     Mimulus guttatus ssp. haidensis Calder & Taylor
     Mimulus guttatus var. hallii (Greene) A.L. Grant
     Mimulus guttatus var. insignis Greene
     Mimulus guttatus var. laxus (Pennell ex M.E. Peck) M.E. Peck
     Mimulus guttatus ssp. litoralis Pennell
     Mimulus guttatus var. lyratus (Benth.) Pennell ex M.E. Peck
     Mimulus guttatus ssp. micranthus (Heller) Munz
     Mimulus guttatus var. microphyllus (Benth.) Pennell ex M.E. Peck
     Mimulus guttatus var. nasutus (Greene) Jepson
     Mimulus guttatus var. puberulus (Greene ex Rydb.) A.L. Grant
     Mimulus guttatus ssp. scouleri (Hook.) Pennell
     Mimulus hallii Greene
     Mimulus hirsutus J.T. Howell
     Mimulus langsdorfi
     Mimulus langsdorfii Donn ex Greene
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. argutus Greene
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. arvensis (Greene) Jepson
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. californicus Jepson
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. grandis (Greene) Greene
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. guttatus (Fisch. ex DC.) Jepson
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. insignis (Greene) A.L. Grant
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. microphyllus (Benth.) A. Nels. & J.F. Macbr.
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. minimus Henry
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. nasutus (Greene) Jepson
     Mimulus langsdorfii var. platyphyllus Greene
     Mimulus laxus Pennell ex M.E. Peck
     Mimulus longulus Greene
     Mimulus luteus var. depauperatus Gray
     Mimulus luteus var. gracilis Gray
     Mimulus lyratus Benth.
     Mimulus maguirei Pennell
     Mimulus marmoratus Greene
     Mimulus micranthus Heller
     Mimulus microphyllus Benth.
     Mimulus nasutus Greene
     Mimulus nasutus var. micranthus (Heller) A.L. Grant
     Mimulus paniculatus Greene
     Mimulus pardalis Pennell
     Mimulus parishii Gandog., non Greene
     Mimulus petiolaris Greene
     Mimulus prionophyllus Greene
     Mimulus procerus Greene
     Mimulus puberulus Greene ex Rydb.
     Mimulus puncticalyx Gandog.
     Mimulus rivularis Nutt.
     Mimulus scouleri Hook.
     Mimulus subreniformis Greene
     Mimulus tenellus Nutt. ex Gray
     Mimulus thermalis A. Nels.
     Mimulus unimaculatus Pennell

Common Name(s): common monkeyflower, seep monkeyflower.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33236, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Mimulus
                                        Species: Mimulus guttatus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
16903 Abies lasiocarpa      "subalpine fir" 2 mi. N
13895 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" same section
01030 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" same section
13880 Anemone multifida  var. stylosa   "Rocky Mountain windflower" 2.3 mi. NE
13911 Antennaria media      "Rocky Mountain pussytoes" same section
14010 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" same section
01017 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" same section
13915 Aquilegia coerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1.2 mi. N
13890 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" same section
01995 Aquilegia flavescens  var. flavescens   "yellow columbine" 1.6 mi. N
13900 Arnica cordifolia  var. pumila   "heart-leaf arnica" same section
05022 Arnica mollis      "hairy arnica" 2.2 mi. NE
13889 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. incompta   "Louisiana wormwood" 2.1 mi. NE
01034 Boechera lyallii     same section
01023 Boechera stricta     same section
01029 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
13840 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" same section
01018 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" same section
13914 Chenopodium capitatum  var. parvicapitatum   "small-headed strawberry blite" same section
13876 Clematis columbiana  var. columbiana   "Rocky Mountain clematis" 2.3 mi. NE
13834 Clematis columbiana  var. columbiana   "Rocky Mountain clematis" same section
13885 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 2.1 mi. NE
13852 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" 2021 ft. W
13907 Draba albertina      "alpine whitlow-cress" same section
13851 Draba albertina      "alpine whitlow-cress" 2021 ft. W
13887 Epilobium alpinum  var. clavatum  2.1 mi. NE
13899 Epilobium halleanum      "glandular willowherb" same section
13912 Eremogone kingii      "King's sandwort" same section
13838 Eremogone kingii      "King's sandwort" same section
13905 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" same section
05512 Haplopappus macronema      "whitestem goldenbush" 1.4 mi. NE
01020 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" same section
01879 Iliamna rivularis      "streambank wild hollyhock" 1.6 mi. N
01024 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" same section
13903 Ivesia utahensis      "Utah mousetail" same section
13897 Lewisia pygmaea      "dwarf lewisia" same section
13842 Lomatium graveolens      "King's biscuitroot" same section
01022 Lomatium graveolens  var. graveolens   "King's biscuitroot" same section
13894 Minuartia obtusiloba      "alpine sandwort" same section
01032 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" same section
13853 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" 2021 ft. W
01015 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
13837 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
13879 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 2.3 mi. NE
01016 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" same section
13836 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" same section
13904 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" same section
13878 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" 2.3 mi. NE
13877 Penstemon montanus      "cord-root beardtongue" 2.3 mi. NE
01021 Phlox pulvinata      "cushion phlox" same section
13854 Phlox pulvinata      "cushion phlox" 2021 ft. W
13908 Physaria occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western bladderpod" same section
13850 Physaria occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western bladderpod" 2021 ft. W
01033 Physaria occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western bladderpod" same section
15072 Pinus flexilis      "limber pine" 2.2 mi. N
01028 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" same section
13835 Potentilla concinna  var. concinna   "elegant cinquefoil" same section
01031 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
13892 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
01026 Potentilla glandulosa  var. pseudorupestris   "rock-loving sticky cinquefoil" same section
13849 Potentilla ovina  var. decurrens   "sheep cinquefoil" 2021 ft. W
13891 Potentilla ovina  var. decurrens   "sheep cinquefoil" same section
13814 Prunus virginiana  var. melanocarpa   "black chokecherry" 1 mi. W
13848 Ranunculus adoneus      "alpine buttercup" 2021 ft. W
01025 Ranunculus adoneus      "alpine buttercup" same section
13811 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" 1 mi. W
13884 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 2.3 mi. NE
13888 Rorippa curvipes  var. truncata   "bluntleaf yellowcress" 2.1 mi. NE
13896 Sagina saginoides      "arctic pearlwort" same section
13906 Saxifraga rhomboidea      "diamond-leaf saxifrage" same section
13886 Senecio fremontii  var. fremontii   "Fremont's ragwort" 2.1 mi. NE
01019 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section
13841 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section
13893 Sibbaldia procumbens      "creeping sibbaldia" same section
13902 Silene acaulis      "moss campion" same section
13910 Smelowskia calycina  var. americana   "American false candytuft" same section
13901 Solidago multiradiata      "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" same section
01027 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" same section
13815 Synthyris pinnatifida  var. pinnatifida   "featherleaf kittentails" 1 mi. W
13882 Synthyris pinnatifida  var. pinnatifida   "featherleaf kittentails" 2.3 mi. NE
13843 Thelypodium sagittatum      "arrow thelypody" same section
13898 Veronica wormskjoldii      "American alpine speedwell" same section


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mount Timpanogos Wilderness (Reserve) Utah County, UT 950 ft. SE 10913  Timpanogos Cave 
Timpanogos Scenic Area (Area) Utah County, UT 1823 ft. NE 10010  Timpanogos Cave 
Cascade Cirque (Basin) Utah County, UT 2730 ft. E 9551  Aspen Grove 
Emerald Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. N 10401  Timpanogos Cave 
Emerald Lake Shelter (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. N 10388  Timpanogos Cave 
Hidden Lakes (Lake) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NE 9843  Timpanogos Cave 
Mount Timpanogos (Summit) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NW 11497  Timpanogos Cave 
Big Provo Cirque (Basin) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 9525  Bridal Veil Falls 
Roberts Horn (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 10735  Timpanogos Cave 
Timpanogos Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N 10174  Timpanogos Cave 
Primrose Cirque (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N 8173  Aspen Grove 
Timpanogos Glacier (Glacier) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 10220  Bridal Veil Falls 
Elk Point (Cape) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 8455  Aspen Grove 
Indian Trail (Trail) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 7376  Orem 
Giant Staircase (Slope) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 8449  Timpanogos Cave 
Little Baldy (Summit) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 7546  Orem 
Stewarts Cascades (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 6782  Aspen Grove 
Mount Timpanogos Trail (Trail) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 7051  Aspen Grove 
Scout Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. N 8334  Timpanogos Cave 
Big Baldy (Summit) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SW 8616  Orem 


Taxon Links for species Mimulus guttatus  DC.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

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