This species is known only from Quebrada de Jaspe, in La Gran Sabana, Bolívar State, eastern Venezuela. It has an altitudinal range of 700-1,000m asl. It probably occurs more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
This species is a tropical rainforest inhabitant that lays eggs on the leaves of overhanging vegetation along streams and rivers. The larvae fall into the stream below, where they develop further.
It is a common species.
There are significant threats to this species' habitat arising from tourism.
Populations of this species are within Parque Nacional Canaima.
Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Vitreorana helenae. In: IUCN 2014