IUCN threat status:

Critically Endangered (CR)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to the Shir-Abad Cave and the stream flowing from it, 60km east of Gorgan (36 57'N; 55 01'E), in the eastern part of the Elburz Mountains, Golestan Province, northern Iran. The cave is at an elevation of 310m asl.


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