This species is known only from the southern tip of the summit of Cerro Duida, at 2,140m asl, in Amazonas State, southern Venezuela. It might occur on other mountain peaks in the area.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in shrubs in montane forest along streams. Its eggs are presumably placed on the upper surface of leaves, and the larvae then fall into streams where they develop.
There is no information on the population status of this species, which is known only from a few specimens.
There is no information on threats to this species.
Its range includes Parque Nacional Duida-Marahuaca and the Reserva de Biosfera Alto Orinoco-Casiquiare.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Cochranella duidaeana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T54958A11218185. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T54958A11218185.en .Downloaded on 16 November 2018