The species is only known from near the Soberbo River at Serra dos Órgãos (22 22' S, 42 45' W), Municipality of Guapimirim, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Canedo and Pombal, 2007).
Habitat and Ecology
The species occurs within the Atlantic forest domain.
No population status information is available for this species.
No major threats are known for this species.
There is a protected area in the Serra dos Órgãos, Serra dos Órgãos National Park (Canedo and Pombal, 2007).
Hylodes pipilans differs from similar species by a combination of morphological characters and advertisement call features (Canedo and Pombal, 2007).
Ariadne Angulo 2008. Hylodes pipilans. In: IUCN 2014