IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)


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Range Description

This species can be found in the Blue Ridge Mountains, north-east of Roanoke, Virginia, United States. Most of the known range is within the Jefferson National Forest and Blue Ridge Parkway. It is primarily known from localities along the Blue Ridge Parkway between miles 78 and 84 (Bedford and Botetourt counties) in the Sharp Top, Flat Top, Onion, and Apple Orchard mountains and vicinity. It occurs at elevations above 550m asl (Mitchell 1991); it is also reported as generally occurring above 760m asl (Bury, Dodd and Fellers 1980).


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