This species from eastern Brazil occurs in the State of Bahia, Brazil, from Teixeira de Freitas north to Cairu. It ranges up to 130m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It lives on low vegetation inside primary and secondary forest. It does not occur in more open areas. It breeds by direct development.
It is a very common species.
The major threats are probably related to habitat loss due to agriculture, wood plantations, livestock grazing, and logging and human settlement.
It occurs in several protected areas.
Bruno Pimenta, Flora Junca 2004. Pristimantis paulodutrai. In: IUCN 2014