Genus: Mimulus

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Last Modified 01/18/2013

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Mimulus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 634. 1753.

List of Mimulus Species

References to Mimulus

  • Beardsley, P. M.; Olmstead, R. G. 2002. Redifining Phrymaceae: the placement of Mimulus, tribe Mimuleae, and Phryma. Amer. J. Bot. 89: 1093-1102.
  • Bell, J. M. 2005. Interspecific competition for pollination lowers seed production and outcrossing in Mimulus ringens. Ecology 86: 762-771.
  • Flanagan, R. J. 2009. Interspecific pollinator movements reduce pollen deposition and seed production in Mimulus ringens (Phrymaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 96: 809-815.
  • Karron, J. D. 1995. The influence of population density on outcrossing rates in Mimulus ringens. Heredity 75: 175-180.
  • Karron, J. D. 1995. Comparison of pollinator flight movements and gene dispersal patterns in Mimulus ringens. Heredity 75: 612-617.
  • Karron, J. D. 2004. The influence of floral display size on selfing rates in Mimulus ringens. Heredity 92: 242-248.
  • Karron, J. D.; Mitchell, R. J.; Bell, J. M. 2006. Multiple pollinator visits to Mimulus ringens (Phrymaceae) flowers increase mate number and seed set within fruits. Amer. J. Bot. 93: 1306-1312.
  • Lamont, E. E.; Fitzgerald, J. M. 2001. Noteworthy plants reported from the Torrey Range- 2000. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 128: 409-414.
  • Mitchell, R. J. 2005. Patterns of multiple paterity in fruits of Mimulus ringens (Phrymaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 92: 885-890.
  • Mitchell, R. J. 2004. The influence of Mimulus ringens floral display size on pollinator visitation patterns. Funct. Ecol. 18: 116-124.
  • Olmstead, R. G. 2001. Disintegration of the Scrophulariaceae. Amer. J. Bot. 88: 348-361.
  • Sharma, V. 1993. Habitats of the monkeyflowers Mimulus alatus and Mimulus ringens on the Hudson River. M.S. Thesis Bard College93 p.
  • Windler, D. R. 1965. Evidence of natural hybridization between Mimulus ringens and Mimulus alatus (Scrophulariaceae). Rhodora 78: 641-649.