This species’ geographic range is from the Paramos de Chingaza, Guerrero, and Sumapaz, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia. Its altitudinal range is 2,600-3,300m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in low shrubs in páramo habitat, and is able to tolerate some habitat disturbance. It breeds by direct development.
It was recorded as abundant in appropriate habitat in 2001.
Habitat loss caused by fires and cattle ranching is a major threat.
It occurs in Parque Nacional Natural Chingaza and Parque Nacional Natural Sumapaz.
Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, Mariela Osorno-Muñoz, Jose Vicente Rueda 2004. Pristimantis affinis. In: IUCN 2014