IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Cnemaspis yercaudensis was till recently known only from the type locality, Yercaud Town, in the Shevaroyan (Shevaroy) Range, Salem District, Tamil Nadu (Das and Bauer 2000, Ishan Agarwal pers. comm. 16 May 2011). Recent observation and collections at Kolli Hills, Tamil Nadu extends its distribution range (I. Agarwal pers. comm. 16 May 2011). It may possibly occur at high elevations in Shevaroy hills, Kolli hills and Pachamalai Hills, Tamil Nadu (I. Agarwal pers. comm. 16 May 2011). It has been observed at elevations between 1,100 and 1,500 m asl.


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