Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries
Roberts, S., Nieto, A. & Scott, J.A.
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Listed as Least Concern because, although it has a restricted distribution, it is nearly present in all the islands of the Canary Island archipelago and the species is relatively common and abundant. However there is no information regarding the habitat, ecological requirements and threats to this species, so further research is needed.
This species is endemic to the Canary Islands, and is present in nearly all the islands of the Canary Island archipelago (Dathe 1993).
A relatively frequent and common species, found in many collections. Populations are not small, but 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.
This species is not included in the Spanish Red Data Book. The species is not subject to any targeted conservation action. It is not known if the species occurs in protected areas but it is likely that it occurs. Further research is required to establish the habitat and ecological requirements and to identify the existing threats.