Roberts, S., Nieto, A. & Scott, J.A.
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Listed as Data Deficient because this species was described in 1992 and there is little information regarding its status. Additional research is needed into the population size and trend, habitat, ecological requirements and threats.
This species is endemic to the Azores Islands and was described in 1992 (Warncke 1992c).
The populations are probably small as the species is described from only one male. There is no information available on the population trend of this species.
The details about the habitats, the bionomics and ecological requirements of this species are not known.
The threats to this species are not known. This species has a relatively restricted range, within which it is presumably threatened to some degree by climatic factors. The introduced species, Hylaeus signatus, may compete with it
This species is not included in the Portuguese National Red List or Red Data Book. The species is not subject to any targeted conservation action. It is not known if the species occurs in protected areas. Further research is needed into the habitat and ecological requirements and to identify the threats to this species