IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to Slovenia, where it is localised to springs in the foothills of Kum, east of Ljubljana between 200 m and 600 m ASL. The species is known from an area of about 200 km2 (20 x 10 km) with presence in at least 6 individual springs in the Posavsko hribovje area : spring by Prusnik, east of Kum 230 m ASL; Spring by Susnjek, Podkum, 590 m ASL; spring in Jelova, Radee, 480 m ASL; Mitovek spring, Kum 350 m ASL; Spring by klendrovec Stream, 320 m ASL. Spring in Quarry at Radee, 230 m ASL (Slapnik 1997).


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