Calflora
Taxon  Report   5525    
Mimulus latidens  (A. Gray) Greene  (no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe latidens)
Broad toothed monkeyflower,  Broadtooth monkeyflower
Mimulus latidens
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus latidens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Erythranthe latidens

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Mimulus latidens
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Erythranthe latidens

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mimulus inconspicuus var. latidens
NOTE: Mimulus latidens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus latidens
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 (MILA4)

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 16, 2018).

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