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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Bolivia
IUCN (Red List) status: Least Concern (LC).
This species occurs on the northeastern slope of the Andes, from Chapare Province, Department of Cochabamba, to eastern Caballero Province, Department of Santa Cruz, Bolivia (De la Riva and Köhler 1998, Köhler 2000). It occurs at 1,700-2,300m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is a terrestrial species that can be found in very humid cloud forest or in Yungas forest. During the day, it can be found in leaf-litter on the forest floor. One individual was found inside an epiphytic bromeliad, 3-4m from the ground (Köhler 2000b). It breeds by direct development.
It is an abundant species.
There are no known threats, since its forest habitat is well protected.
All known localities are within Carrasco National Park.
Claudia Cortez, Steffen Reichle, Ignacio De la Riva, Jörn Köhler 2004. Noblella carrascoicola. In: IUCN 2012