This species is known only from the type locality, São Vicente, in the state of Mato Grosso, in Brazil, at around 200m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs on the border of the Cerrado savannah and the Pantanal wetlands. It presumably breeds by direct development, like other species of the genus.
The population status of this species is not known.
Threats to this species are unknown.
It is not known to occur in any protected areas.
This species was removed from the synonymy of Pristimantis fenestratus by Heyer and Muñoz (1999), where it had been placed by Lynch (1980).
Ronald Heyer, Guarino Colli, Débora Silvano 2004. Oreobates crepitans. In: IUCN 2014