Mimulus filicaulis
Common Name: slender-stemmed monkeyflower
Family: Phrymaceae
Synonyms: Mimulus biolettii
Element Code: PDSCR1B150
Full Name: Mimulus filicaulis Wats.
USDA PLANTS Symbol: MIFI

Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: annual herb
  • Blooming Period: April - August
  • Habitat: vernally mesic.
    • Cismontane woodland
    • Lower montane coniferous forest
    • Meadows and seeps
    • Upper montane coniferous forest
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from DFG
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 39
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    2 14 4 2 0 17
  • Population Status:
    Historic
    >20 yrs
    Recent
    <=20 yrs
    32 7
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Extirpated
    39 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Threatened by logging and reforestation with herbicides, and possibly by grazing. Possibly threatened by foot traffic. Includes M. biolettii. See Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 26:125 (1891) for original description, Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 11(2-3):251-252 (1924) for taxonomic treatment, and Changing Seasons 1(3):3-5 (1981) for taxonomic discussion.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2013-05-22
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 900 - 1750 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • States: California
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Mariposa (MPA),  Tuolumne (TUO)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Mariposa (419B) 37119D8,  Wawona (437C) 37119E6,  El Portal (438A) 37119F7,  Kinsley (438B) 37119F8,  Feliciana Mtn. (438C) 37119E8,  Buckingham Mtn. (438D) 37119E7,  Buckhorn Peak (439A) 37120F1,  Lake Eleanor (456A) 37119H7,  Ascension Mtn. (456C) 37119G8,  Ackerson Mtn. (456D) 37119G7,  Groveland (457C) 37120G2,  Jawbone Ridge (457D) 37120G1
  • Notes:
      Definitions of codes preceding a county and/or quad:
      * Presumed extirpated
      ? Uncertain about distribution or identity
      ?* Uncertain about distribution, but presumed extirpated if once present
      (?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
      Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable.
Presumed Extant Presumed Extirpated or Unknown 698
Links to Leading Resources of Taxon Information
Suggested Citation
CNPS, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v8-02). California Native Plant Society, Sacramento, CA. Website http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].
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CA
37119D8=Mariposa (419B) 37119D8;37119E6=Wawona (437C) 37119E6;37119F7=El Portal (438A) 37119F7;37119F8=Kinsley (438B) 37119F8;37119E8=Feliciana Mtn. (438C) 37119E8;37119E7=Buckingham Mtn. (438D) 37119E7;37120F1=Buckhorn Peak (439A) 37120F1;37119H7=Lake Eleanor (456A) 37119H7;37119G8=Ascension Mtn. (456C) 37119G8;37119G7=Ackerson Mtn. (456D) 37119G7;37120G2=Groveland (457C) 37120G2;37120G1=Jawbone Ridge (457D) 37120G1