Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Venezuela
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IUCN (Red List) status: Data Deficient (DD).
For Red List information on this species, see the IUCN species account.
From the IUCN Red List Species Account:
This species is known only from the type locality, in the central sector of Cerro Jaua, in Bolívar State (at 4° 49' 55"N; 64° 25' 54''W), in Venezuela, at 1,600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs on the margins of streams on top of tepui and in the surrounding forest. The breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae are presumably carried to streams to develop, like other species of the genus.
It is common on top of Cerro Jaua.
The threats to this species are unknown.
The only known population is protected within Parque Nacional Jaua-Sarisariñama.
Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Anomaloglossus ayarzaguenai. In: IUCN 2012