This species is currently known only from Isla Loma Partida and Isla Popa in Bocas del Toro Province, Panama, where it is found from 5-140 m asl. It possibly has a larger range than is currently known.
Habitat and Ecology
It is a terrestrial species of humid lowland forest. Eggs are deposited on the forest floor, and adults carry the larvae to phytotelms for their development.
There is no information available on the population status of this species.
The pet trade is a potential threat to this species, although current levels of exploitation are unclear.
IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2015. Andinobates claudiae. In: IUCN 2014