Calflora
Taxon  Report   10977 
Mimulus nanus  Hook. & Arn.  var. mephiticus  (Greene) D. M. Thomps.
Skunky monkeyflower
Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Diplacus mephiticus

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Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: PHRYMACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Mimulus
Parent Record Mimulus nanus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Diplacus mephiticus
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Eunanus mephiticus
ICPN: Mimulus wolfii
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus washoensis
ICPN: Mimulus stamineus
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus reifschneiderae
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus mephiticus
ICPN: Mimulus densus
ICPN: Mimulus coccineus
ICPN: Mimulus angustifolius
ICPN: Eunanus angustifolius
More information about  Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus
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

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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