IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is known from five locations defined as such by extensive and ongoing habitat loss; it is known from (1) the eastern mountains of the Atlantic versant of Guatemala (mountains of Sierra de Caral) in western Honduras, (2) Quebrada Grande in the Parque Nacional Cerro Azul and (3) the surrounding unprotected forested areas; and in Copn Department, from (4) Parque Nacional Cerro Cusuco and (5) the surrounding Merendn Mountains (a watershed protected area) west of San Pedro Sula in Corts Department. In Guatemala, the species is considered to occur only in the Sierra Caral (C. Vsquez-Almazn pers. comm. 2014), and it is not known if it occurs more widely in Honduras. It occurs at 1,200-1,600 m asl. Its extent of occurrence (EOO) is estimated to be 1,564 km2.


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