This species is known only from Cosñipata (at 1,700m asl) on the north-eastern slopes of the Cadena de Paucartambo, a frontal range of the Andean Cordillera Oriental, in Cuzco Department, Peru. The range of this species is not completely known and it might occur more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It was collected on a bush at night in montane tropical cloud forest. Reproduction in this species is presumably by direct development.
It is known from a single specimen.
There is no information about threats to this species; the only known specimen came from within the well-protected Parque Nacional Manu.
The single known specimen was collected within Parque Nacional Manu.
Lily Rodríguez, Jorge Luis Martinez, Wilfredo Arizabal 2004. Pristimantis lindae. In: IUCN 2014