|Scientific Name:||Abronia martindelcampoi|
|Species Authority:||Flores & Sánchez, 2003|
|Taxonomic Notes:||This species was originally allocated to A. depii.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Endangered B1ab(iii) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A.|
|Reviewer(s):||Cox, N., Chanson, J.S. & Stuart, S.N. (Global Reptile Assessment Coordinating Team)|
Listed as Endangered because its extent of occurrence is less than 5,000 km², all individuals are in fewer than five locations, and there is continuing decline in the extent and quality of its habitat.
|Range Description:||This species is known only from the vicinity of Omiltemi in the Sierra Madre del Sur of Guerrero State, Mexico. It has been recorded from 2,100 to 2,600 m asl.|
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|Population:||This species is moderately abundant within its few known localities. It is easily found during surveys and does not appear to be a rare animal.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This is an arboreal species of montane pine-oak forest. It is suspected that the species does not adapt well to significant levels of deforestation.|
|Major Threat(s):||This species is significantly threatened by the loss of pine-oak forest through logging activities and the conversion of land to agricultural use. Additionally, populations are threatened by directly set forest fires.|
|Conservation Actions:||The species has been recorded from the Omiltemi Protected State Park. Further conservation related activities and research are urgently needed to preserve this species and its habitat.|
Campbell, J.A. and Frost, D.R. 1993. Anguid lizards of the genus Abronia: revisionary notes, descriptions of four new species, a phylogenetic analysis, and key. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 216: 1-121.
Flores-Villela, O. and Sánchez, O. 2003. A new species of Abronia (Squamata: Anguidae) from the Sierra Madre del Sur of Guerrero, Mexico, with comments on Abronia deppee. Herpetologica 59: 524-531.
IUCN. 2007. 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 12th September 2007).
|Citation:||Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A. 2007. Abronia martindelcampoi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2007: e.T63681A12696144.Downloaded on 27 February 2017.|
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