Taxon  Report   5509    
Mimulus exiguus  A. Gray  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe exigua)
San Bernardino mountain monkeyflower
Mimulus exiguus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus exiguus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus exiguus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus exiguus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
also called Erythranthe exigua

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Mimulus exiguus
© 2008 Naomi Fraga
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, pebble-plain

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS accepted name:
Erythranthe exigua

NOTE: Mimulus exiguus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus exiguus
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

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 19, 2019).