Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries
Groh, K. & Alonso, M.R.
Neubert, E., Seddon, M.B. & Cuttelod, A.
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This species is known from 4 sites on the montane areas of Gomera on the intermediate slopes, however there are no known threats at present, as the species lies in a protected area. The species is listed as Near Threatened (NT), as in case of stochastic event, due to fire or extreme weather events, the habitat and hence the species could rapidly decline.
This species is known from four sites on the montane areas of La Gomera on the intermediate slopes.
The population of this species is likely to be stable (Groh, pers. comm, 2010). They are scattered and show low densities.
This species is found in the laurisilva forest.
There are no major threats to this species.
This species occurs in a protected area, and hence its population is currently considered to be stable. However, it would require a review and monitoring to ensure the status does not change. The status of this species was estimated by Valido et al. (1999) as LR – nt (low risk)