Calflora
Taxon  Report   5510    
Mimulus filicaulis  S. Watson  (no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe filicaulis)
Slender stemmed monkeyflower,  Slenderstem monkeyflower
Mimulus filicaulis
© 2008 Barry Breckling
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus filicaulis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Mimulus filicaulis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS accepted name:
Erythranthe filicaulis

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Mimulus biolettii
NOTE: Mimulus filicaulis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus filicaulis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIFI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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