This species can be found on the eastern and western flanks of the Cordillera Oriental in Santander and Norte de Santander, Colombia, at 1,800-2,550m asl. It might occur a little more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in the understorey of cloud forests, sometimes near streams. It also occurs in secondary forest, but has not been found outside forested areas. Reproduction takes place by direct development.
It is a common species.
Habitat loss due to agricultural crops and cattle ranching is the main threat to this species.
It occurs in the Estación El Rasgón.
Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, Martha Patricia Ramírez Pinilla 2004. Pristimantis douglasi. In: IUCN 2014