This species is known from one specimen collected at 2,280m asl on Wei-Assipu tepui, Sima de los Guácharos, on the Guyana-Brazil border.
Habitat and Ecology
It was found on moss in a wet forest at the bottom of a large chasm. This species is presumed to breed by direct development.
There is no information available on its population status.
There are no known threats to this species, as a result of its remote location.
On the Brazilian side, the tepui it was found on is protected within Parque Nacional de Monte Roraima.
Simon Stuart 2006. Oreophrynella weiassipuensis. In: IUCN 2014