This species is known only from the vicinity of the type locality, at 1,250-1,550m asl around the headwaters of the Cana River, in the Serranía de Pirre, Darién Province, Panama.
Habitat and Ecology
It is known from upper premontane rainforest and from cloud forest, where it has been found at night perched 1-3m above the ground on vegetation or small tree trunks. This species is presumed to breed by direct development.
There is no information on the population status of this species.
There are unlikely to be any significant threats to it.
Its entire known range falls within Parque Nacional Darién.
Roberto Ibanez 2006. Pristimantis pirrensis. In: IUCN 2014