Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01753 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Mimulus guttatus DC.
Common name   common monkeyflower
B. Woffinden   s.n.  
Coll. Date 06 June 1995 
United States
Utah County
Locality Mineral Basin; American Fork Canyon.
Habitat Notes lodgepole pine, aspen, spruce-fir community. 
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° 32'  34" N, 111° 35'  50" W
Township Range T3S, R3E  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 5' (9200 m.)
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.
03819 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "western monkshood" 1.4 mi. SE
05020 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" 1.4 mi. NE
03818 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" 1.4 mi. SE
12811 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 2862 ft. S
05033 Angelica kingii      "King's angelica" 1 mi. S
03823 Asclepias speciosa      "showy milkweed" 1.4 mi. SE
05025 Aspidotis densa      "lace fern" 1.4 mi. NE
05029 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" 1.4 mi. NE
05018 Calamagrostis canadensis  var. canadensis   "bluejoint" 1.4 mi. NE
12813 Cardamine cordifolia      "heart-leaf bittercress" 2862 ft. S
05019 Carex aquatilis      "water sedge" 1.4 mi. NE
12816 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" 2862 ft. S
12819 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 1 mi. SW
12807 Cerastium fontanum      "common mouse-ear chickweed" 2862 ft. S
12805 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 2862 ft. S
05024 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" 1.4 mi. NE
05009 Draba brachystylis      "shortstyle whitlow-cress" 1 mi. S
05023 Elymus glaucus      "blue wildrye" 1.4 mi. NE
03817 Epilobium ciliatum      "fringed willowherb" 1.4 mi. SE
05026 Erigeron arenarioides      "sand fleabane" 1 mi. S
05034 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" 1 mi. S
12820 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" 1 mi. SW
05036 Eucephalus elegans      "elegant aster" 1 mi. S
03828 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1.4 mi. SE
12818 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 1 mi. SW
12810 Fragaria virginiana  var. glauca   "mountain strawberry" 2862 ft. S
05016 Helianthus nuttallii      "Nuttall's sunflower" 1 mi. S
05030 Herrickia glauca      "grey aster" 1 mi. S
05012 Heuchera rubescens  var. rubescens   "pink alumroot" 1 mi. S
05028 Juncus tenuis      "poverty rush" 1 mi. S
12806 Lepidium densiflorum  var. ramosum   "common peppercress" 2862 ft. S
05013 Linanthus watsonii      "Watson's prickly phlox" 1 mi. S
03829 Machaeranthera canescens  var. monticola   "mountain gray tansy aster" 1.4 mi. SE
12817 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 2862 ft. S
05027 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1 mi. S
05011 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" 1 mi. S
12808 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" 2862 ft. S
05010 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 1 mi. S
12809 Phacelia hastata  var. alpina   "alpine silverleaf scorpionweed" 2862 ft. S
12812 Ranunculus cardiophyllus      "heart-leaf buttercup" 2862 ft. S
01755 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
03081 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 1.4 mi. SE
12815 Smilacina stellata      "starry false Solomon's Seal" 2862 ft. S
03820 Solidago lepida  var. salebrosa   "rough Canada goldenrod" 1.4 mi. SE
05031 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" 1.4 mi. NE
05017 Spiranthes romanzoffiana  var. romanzoffiana   "hooded ladies tresses" 1.4 mi. NE
06826 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" 1 mi. S
05035 Symphyotrichum ascendens      "western aster" 1 mi. S
05032 Symphyotrichum novae-angliae      "New England aster" 1.4 mi. NE
12814 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 2862 ft. S
06827 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pacific Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 893 ft. SE 7769  Brighton 
Mountain Dell Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1445 ft. W 8475  Brighton 
Dry Fork (Valley) Utah County, UT 1995 ft. SE   Brighton 
Miller Hill Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. S 7648  Brighton 
Centennial Tunnel (Tunnel) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. N 8485  Brighton 
Texan Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 8698  Brighton 
Baker Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. S   Brighton 
Bay State Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S 7825  Brighton 
Dutchman Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S 7602  Brighton 
Dutchman Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S 7573  Brighton 
Smuggler Tunnel (Tunnel) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. N 9167  Brighton 
Mary Ellen Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SW   Dromedary Peak 
Shaffer Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S   Brighton 
Midwest Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W 9607  Brighton 
Miller Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. W 9863  Brighton 
Bog Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 8790  Brighton 
Pittsburg Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 9416  Brighton 
Wyoming Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 10086  Brighton 
Ant Knolls (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. E 9859  Brighton 
Sunday Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. W 9725  Brighton 


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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