Taxon  Report   5527 
Mimulus layneae  (E. Greene) Jepson
Layne's monkeyflower
Mimulus layneae
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Mimulus layneae
© 2009 Keir Morse
Mimulus layneae
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus layneae, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mimulus layneae
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Mimulus
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.9 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Eunanus layneae
TJM2: Mimulus brachiatus
More information about  Mimulus layneae
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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