This species has been recorded from western Ecuador (Provincia de Manabí and Provincia del Guayas) from sea level to 330m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It has been recorded from lowland evergreen and semi deciduous Costa forest and lowland dry shrub. It inhabits open artificial areas, such as pastures, the vicinity of buildings and other cleared areas. It breeds in stream pools and presumably temporary pools during the rainy season.
This species is seasonally abundant.
This is an adaptable species that is unlikely to be significantly threatened.
It is not known if the species occurs in any protected areas.
In the Duovox clade of Ron et al. (2006).
Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron 2010. Engystomops montubio. In: IUCN 2014