IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

This species is known from five localities in the vicinity of Cuetzalan, Puebla, Mexico (Hobbs 1982). The type locality for this species is Cueva de Tasalolpan, 5 km southwest of Cuetzalan, in the Rio Tecuantepec watershed (Hobbs 1982). It has also been found at a spring 6.1 km North of Cuetzalan, at Sumidero de Atepolihuit de San Andrs, at Sima Zoquiapan (1.1 km north of Cuetzalan) and at Sumidero de Chichicasapan (0.8 km South of Cuetzalan) (Hobbs 1982).In addition, this species has been recently collected from theCuichat River and caves in Zapotitln (F. Alvarez pers. comm. 2010).This species has an estimated extent of occurrence of approximately 120 km2.


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