This species is known only from the type specimen collected in Bhutan. As the type locality for this species is only given as 'Bhutan', it has not been possible to produce an accurate distribution map for it.
Habitat and Ecology
Although nothing is currently known about the habitat of this species it is presumed to be associated with and to breed in streams, like other species of the genus.
There is no information available on the population status or abundance of this species.
The threats to this species are not known.
It is not known whether or not this species occurs in protected areas.
Annemarie Ohler, Jigme Palden 2004. Scutiger bhutanensis. In: IUCN 2013