Taxon  Report   5552    
Mimulus pygmaeus  A. L. Grant  
(no longer an active name; please see Diplacus pygmaeus)
Egg lake monkeyflower
Mimulus pygmaeus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Oregon.
also called Diplacus pygmaeus
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Observation Search
(29 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Mimulus

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Diplacus pygmaeus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mimulus minutissimus
NOTE: Mimulus pygmaeus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus pygmaeus

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2021).