IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

When the previous assessment of this species was done, it was only known from the type specimen found in 1957 in Choc Department (isotype). However, since 2000 it has also been found at four additional localities. One in the southern Colombian Amazon (Ruiz-Agudelo and Aguirre 2004), the second in the middle Amazonian basin in Manaus, Brazil (Zartman 2003), and the third in eastern Amazon area more than 3,000 km east of the previous report (Ilkiu-Borges 2000). The most recent fourth site is Tutunendo, Colombia, located in the centre of the Choco region (545'27" N, 7631'13" W) with an elevation of approximately 100 m.


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