IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is restricted to a small area in the upper Lar River Basin, in the Central Alborz Mountains of Iran. Earlier records of this species are from the localities of Ab-ask, Afjeh, Firuzkuh, Gajereh, Gachsar and Havir, however these areas are now heavily populated and today it is believed to be restricted to the partially protected upper Lar River Valley (G. Nilson pers. comm. October 2008).


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