Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil
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IUCN (Red List) status: Data Deficient (DD).
For Red List information on this species, see the IUCN species account.
From the IUCN Red List Species Account:
This species is known only from an unspecified type locality, presumed to be in Brazil.
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumably subterranean, like other members of its genus.
There is no information on the population status of this species.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It is in need of taxonomic review (Wilkinson pers. comm.).
The taxonomic status of this species is unclear.
Ana Carolina Carnaval, Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Mark Wilkinson 2004. Caecilia armata. In: IUCN 2012