Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14022 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Mimulus rubellus A. Gray
Common name   little redstem monkeyflower
S. Hegji   9  
Coll. Date 04 May 2010 
United States
Washington County
Locality ridgeline south of the summit of old 91 in the Beaver Dam mountains;
     Elev.: 5068 ft. (1545 m.)
Habitat Notes rounded hills; juniper and mountain brush. 
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 37° 5'  47.8" N, 113° 48'  54.8" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


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

     Mimulus rubellus Gray

     Mimulus gratioloides Rydb.

Common Name(s): little redstem monkeyflower, red monkeyflower, redstem monkey-flower.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33270, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 14022a1.jpg specimen image: 14022s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09456s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10603s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10982s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10982f1.jpg 
specimen image: 11554d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11554s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17915 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" 751 ft. NE
14275 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" same section
17898 Arctostaphylos pungens      "pointleaf manzanita" same section
17916 Asteraceae      1955 ft. SW
17918 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 1868 ft. SW
09195 Fendlerella utahensis      "Utah fendlerbush" 1 mi. W
15278 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" same section
14023 Gilia inconspicua      "shy gilia" 249 ft. S
14811 Purshia glandulosa      "desert bitterbrush" 1.2 mi. NE
17917 Symphoricarpos       "snowberry" 1955 ft. SW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Utah Hill Summit (Locale) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 4744  Jarvis Peak 
Tahoari (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 5502  Jarvis Peak 
Westside Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. S 5794  Jarvis Peak 
Jarvis Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 6411  Jarvis Peak 
Apex Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 5243  Jarvis Peak 
Paymaster Mine Shaft (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S 5492  Jarvis Peak 
Black Warrior Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. S 6257  Jarvis Peak 
Reef Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 4288  Jarvis Peak 
Quail Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. E 4232  Jarvis Peak 
Mine Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Jarvis Peak 
Mine Valley Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 4472  Jarvis Peak 
Laub Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 3757  Jarvis Peak 
Summit Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. W 4600  Jarvis Peak 
Summit Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. W   Castle Cliff 
Cedar Pockets (Range) Washington County, UT 4.1 mi. S 4564  Jarvis Peak 
Bulldog Pass (Gap) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. S 4734  Jarvis Peak 
Cave Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.2 mi. SE 3819  White Hills 
Castle Cliff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 4.4 mi. SW 3862  Castle Cliff 
Castle Cliff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 4055  Castle Cliff 
Paiute Indian Reservation (Reserve) Washington County, UT 5.4 mi. NE 3566  Shivwits 


Taxon Links for species Mimulus rubellus  A. Gray

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

Google Images

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