IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to the Mexican Central-Occidental Plateau (Gutirrez-Yurrita and Latourneri-Cervera 1999). Its current distribution is patchy (Amaya Tapia et al. 1999) and restricted to just two or three small ponds, though it was previously more widespread over the state of Michoacn (Gutirrez-Yurrita and Latourneri-Cervera 1999).

This species has an extent of occurrence of 234 km2.


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