Calflora
Taxon  Report   5520    
Mimulus inconspicuus  A. Gray  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe inconspicua)
Small flowered monkeyflower,  Smallflower monkeyflower
Mimulus inconspicuus
© 2008 Chris Winchell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus inconspicuus
© 1994 Dean Wm. Taylor
Mimulus inconspicuus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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 inconspicuus
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS accepted name:
Erythranthe inconspicua

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Mimulus acutidens
ICPN: Mimulus grayi
NOTE: Mimulus inconspicuus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus inconspicuus
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIIN)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2018).

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