IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to the island of Sal in the Cape Verde group where it is restricted to the south-west of the island from the northerly point of Baa da Mordeira to the most southerly point of Baa da Santa Maria, including Baa do Algodoeiro midway along its range, being approx 30 km (Monteiro et al. 2004) to Santa Maria in the south, although there is no evidence that they fragment the species populations.


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