This species occurs in the Pacific lowlands of north-western Colombia in the departments of Antioquia and Choco, between 0 and 50m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species is subterranean, living in lowland tropical forest.
There is little information regarding its population status, but there are recent records of it.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It occurs in Parque Nacional Natural Los Katios.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Castro, F., Grant, T., Lynch, J. & Wilkinson, M. 2008. Oscaecilia polyzona. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T59585A11954503. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T59585A11954503.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018