IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This Mexican endemic species is restricted to the volcanic transversal belt in the States of Mexico (at the localities of Hacienda La Gavia, Valle de Bravo, and 6 km north of Sultepec), Michoacn (El Pinal, Municipality of Tuxpan) and possibly from the Parque Nacional Lagunas de Zempoala, in Morelos (considered a doubtful record by Zaldvar-Rivern and Nieto-Montes de Oca [2002] and not mapped here). It is a montane species found between 2,000 and 2,550 m asl (Zaldvar-Rivern and Nieto-Montes de Oca 2002).


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