This species occurs in plateau areas of southeastern Brazil to southeastern Goiás state. It has been recorded above 600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in open areas or forest edges on low vegetation or above the ground, where it also breeds. It adapts well to anthropogenic disturbance and breeds by direct development.
It is a common species.
Agriculture, both crops and livestock, as well as fires, and agricultural pollution are major threats to the species’ habitat.
Its range includes several protected areas.
Rogério Bastos, Guarino Colli, Débora Silvano, Ariovaldo A. Giaretta 2010. Ischnocnema juipoca. In: IUCN 2014