This species is known from Rancho Grande, where it is still commonly observed around the Rancho Grande Biological Station, in Aragua State, Venezuela, at around 1,100m asl. It might range more widely than is currently known.
Habitat and Ecology
This arboreal inhabitant of cloud forest breeds by direct development.
It is a common species.
There are no threats to its habitat at present.
It is protected within Parque Nacional Henri Pittier.
Jesús Manzanilla, Enrique La Marca 2004. Pristimantis riveroi. In: IUCN 2014