This species is an endemic of central and south-western Hainan, China, and has been recorded from 80-780m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits medium- to large-sized streams, and surrounding riparian habitats. Breeding takes place in streams.
It is not a common species.
The major threat is habitat destruction and degradation due, in particular, to agricultural activities.
It is present in several protected areas in Hainan (nature reserves and forest parks).
Michael Wai Neng Lau, Shi Haitao 2004. Amolops torrentis. In: IUCN 2014