Taxon  Report   10479    
Micromonolepis pusilla  (Torr. ex S. Watson) Ulbr.
Dwarf monolepis
Micromonolepis pusilla
© 1998 Dan Post
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Micromonolepis pusilla
© 2007 Steve Matson
Micromonolepis pusilla
© 2011 Steve Matson
Micromonolepis pusilla, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Micromonolepis pusilla
© 2007 Steve Matson
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Monolepis pusilla
More information about  Micromonolepis pusilla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).