Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03787 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Mimulus guttatus DC.
Common name   common monkeyflower
D.M. Barnes   s.n.  
   with E. Buchert, L. Passey, B. Prestwich, J. Simpson
Coll. Date 26 May 1999 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Upper Calf Creek Falls Trail, down trail in stream;
Habitat Notes marshy wetlands at bottom of pinyon-juniper slickrock, sandy canyon associated with willow, water cress. 
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° 51'  27" N, 111° 26'  44" W
Township Range T34S, R4E, Sec. 10, 11, 14, 15  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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.
03921 Aliciella subnuda      "coral gilia" same section
03782 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" same section
03781 Arenaria fendleri      "Fendler's sandwort" same section
03796 Arenaria macradenia      "desert sandwort" same section
03785 Astragalus ceramicus      "painted milkvetch" same section
03768 Astragalus zionis      "Zion milkvetch" same section
03776 Dimorphocarpa wislizeni      "Wislizen's spectacle pod" same section
03769 Elymus elymoides      "California squirreltail" same section
06551 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" same section
06552 Hymenoxys cooperi      "Cooper's rubberweed" same section
03757 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" same section
03751 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" same section
03745 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
03786 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" same section
03775 Psilostrophe sparsiflora      "greenstem paperflower" same section
03771 Tradescantia occidentalis      "prairie spiderwort" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Upper Calf Creek Falls (Falls) Garfield County, UT 1983 ft. W 6034  Calf Creek 
New Home Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. N 6555  Calf Creek 
McGath Point (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. S 6680  Calf Creek 
McGath Point Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 6697  Calf Creek 
Baker Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Boulder Town 
The Hogback (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 6313  Calf Creek 
Lower Calf Creek Falls (Falls) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 5607  Calf Creek 
Balancing Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. N 6802  Boulder Town 
Thompson Ledge (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 6628  Boulder Town 
Durffey Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. E 6614  Calf Creek 
Sweetwater Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. W   Roger Peak 
Sugarloaf (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 6828  Boulder Town 
Anasazi Historical Site (Park) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. NE 6585  Boulder Town 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. SE   Boulder Town 
Schoolhouse Ledge (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N 6847  Boulder Town 
Boulder Town (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N 6700  Boulder Town 
Boulder School (School) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N 6710  Boulder Town 
Boulder Post Office (Post Office) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N 6683  Boulder Town 
Bowington Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5889  Calf Creek 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N 6654  Boulder Town 


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

Google Images

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