This species is known only from the type locality at 150-200m asl at the base of Cerro Sipapo, on the banks of Tobogán del Cuao, Amazonas State, Venezuela. The limits to its range remain unknown.
Habitat and Ecology
This diurnal species is known from medium to tall evergreen forest, where individuals were found on large rocks on the bank of a stream. Larvae were collected from the back of a male, and from a small pool beside a stream.
No information is currently available regarding its population status.
No information is currently available regarding threats to this species.
It is not currently known to occur in any protected areas.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Simon Stuart 2006. Anomaloglossus wothuja. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61767A12555662. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T61767A12555662.en .Downloaded on 15 December 2018