This species occurs from Cauca and Huila departments to Quindio and Tolima Departments on the Central Cordillera, in páramo areas including Parque Nacional Natural Nevado Huila, Barragan, Pan de Azucar and Campanario. It has been recorded from 3,000-3,570m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is usually found on vegetation in páramo, represented mostly by gramineous or sparse vegetation. It breeds by direct development. It is not known from anthropogenic habitats but its range is above the elevation of such settlements.
It is a common species.
It lives in a remote area and there are no known threats.
The range of the species overlaps with three protected areas.
Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch 2004. Pristimantis racemus. In: IUCN 2014