Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Colombia
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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 region of the type locality, Calles, in the municipality of Urrao in Antioquia Department, Colombia, from 1,300-1,400m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
Nothing is known regarding its habitat and ecology, and no details are given in the original description, but the larvae are likely to develop in streams.
Its population status is unknown.
The major threats to this species are unknown.
Taxonomic research is needed to determine the validity of this species.
There is taxonomic confusion surrounding this species (Grant and Lynch pers. comm.).
Taran Grant, John Lynch 2004. Colostethus ramirezi. In: IUCN 2012