IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is found in Whitetop, Mount Rogers, and Pine Mountain, Virginia, south-westward to Yancy County, North Carolina, extreme eastern Tennessee, and eastward to Grandfather Mountain, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA (Pague 1991). Populations are apparently isolated from each other (Pague 1991). It occurs at elevations of 760m asl or more, but chiefly in spruce forests above 1,500m asl (Conant and Collins 1991).


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