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Carson Valley Monkeyflower (Erythranthe carsonensis)

Photo Credit: Rancho Santa Ana
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Phrymaceae
  • State: CA, NV
  • Nature Serve ID: 894619
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Carson Valley Monkeyflower (Erythranthe carsonensis) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Carson Valley Monkeyflower can be found in California, Nevada

Which CPC Partners conserve Carson Valley Monkeyflower (Erythranthe carsonensis)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 2 accessions of Erythranthe carsonensis in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 8802 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 2 seed accessions of Erythranthe carsonensis from 2 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Taxon Erythranthe carsonensis
Authority N.S. Fraga
Family Phrymaceae
CPC Number 44922
Duration Annual
Common Names Carson Valley monkeyflower
Associated Scientific Names Erythranthe carsonensis | Mimulus rubellus
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Nevada SNR
Ecological Relationships


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