IUCN threat status:

Critically Endangered (CR)


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Range Description

This species is restricted to the Municipality of Purulhá, Guatemala, where it occurs in the Biotopo del Quetzal (García-París and Wake 2000; Vásquez Almazán et al. 2009). There is a single record from a site 4.5 km outside this protected area (C. Vásquez Almazán pers. comm. March 2011). It is found above 1,200 m asl. (Frost 2010); a 2010 record of this species from 1,859 m asl. appears to represent its highest known elevation (C. Vásquez Almazán pers. comm. March 2011). The species has an estimated extent of occurrence of 65 km².


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