This species is known only from Gunung Kinabalu, Borneo. Specimens have been collected at 650m asl (Manthey and Grossmann 1997). Its range is not very well known and it might occur a little more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumed to be an arboreal toad of lowland tropical moist forest. Breeding is believed to take place in small, clear rocky streams. Juveniles have been observed along the bank of a "partially torrential stream" (Manthey and Grossmann 1997).
There is no information available on its population status.
The threats to this species are unknown, but are presumed to include habitat loss.
It has been recorded from Kinabalu National Park.
Robert Inger, Indraneil Das, Robert Stuebing, Maklarin Lakim, Paul Yambun 2004. Pedostibes everetti. In: IUCN 2013